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Wild Flower Preservation Society of America, Washington, D.C. Chapter: outlines of wildflowers by Miss M.E. Eaton. top left to right: Bloodroot, Jack-in-the-pulpit, Trillium, Marsh Marigold, Trailing Arbutus, Hapatica, Dutchman's Breeches, Adder's Tongue.

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The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / District of Columbia / DC005: Washington -- Washington D.C. Chapter Wildflower Preservation Society of America
Identifier
AAG.GCA, Item DC005010
Sponsor
A project to describe images in this finding aid received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care Initiative, administered by the National Collections Program.
Illustrator
Eaton, Mary Emily.
Provenance
Wild Flower Preservation Society of America, Washington, D.C. Chapter
Date
[between 1902 and 1949?]
Extent
1 Photograph (lantern slide, hand-colored, 3.25 x 4 in.)
General
Text reads: Spare the Flowers. Thoughtless people are destroying our native Wild Flowers by pulling them up by the roots or by picking too many of them. Weeds will replace them if there are not plenty left to go to seed. Will you help save them?
Copyrighted and published by Comstock Publishing Co., Ithaca, N.Y.
Collection Restrictions
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Type
Archival materials
Photographs
Lantern slides
Genre/Form
Lantern slides
Collection Rights
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Illustrator
Eaton, Mary Emily.
Provenance
Wild Flower Preservation Society of America, Washington, D.C. Chapter
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Topic
Environmental protection
Place
Wild Flower Preservation Society of America, Washington, D.C. Chapter (Washington, D.C.)
United States of America -- District of Columbia -- Washington
Collection Citation
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Large EAD
AAG.GCA
AAG.GCA_ref5961
AAG
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6ee6f5ef5-36a0-4163-a285-456b7b240722
sova.aag.gca_ref5961
Record ID
ebl-1643208220039-1643210178466-1
Wild Flower Preservation Society of America, Washington, D.C. Chapter: outlines of wildflowers by Miss M.E. Eaton. top left to right: Bloodroot, Jack-in-the-pulpit, Trillium, Marsh Marigold, Trailing Arbutus, Hapatica, Dutchman's Breeches, Adder's Tongue.: [between 1902 and 1949?]
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