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Plaque for the Orginal Augustine Ascending Elm
Plaque for the Orginal Augustine Ascending Elm
TitlePlaque for the Orginal Augustine Ascending Elm
SubjectPlaque--[Illinois]--[Bloomington]
DescriptionThis is a photograph of the plaque that sits on the tree which is the original Ascending Elm. The Ascending Elm was developed by Bloomington Nurseryman and nationally known tree expert, Archie Augustine. The plaque reads: ""The Original Augustine Ascending Elm. A mutant of American Elm, planted as a five year sapling in 1927 Archie Augustine began the propagation of all the Augustine Ascending Elms in the United States with wood from this tree.""
CreatorUnknown
DateUnknown
TypeImage
FormatPhotograph
Format.Digital.JPG
SourceBloomington/Normal Places/Buildings; Illinois Picture File 281
Digitization SpecificationsHP Scanjet 4070 Photosmart Scanner with HP Software
RightsThis image may be used freely, with attribution, for research, study and educational purposes. For permission to publish, distribute, or use this image for any other purpose, please contact the Bloomington Public Library, 205 E. Olive St., P.O. Box 3308, Bloomington, IL 61702-3308. Phone: 309.828.6091; Email: reference@bloomingtonlibrary.org
CollectionBloomington-Normal Local History Resources (Illinois Wesleyan University)
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