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Historical Context

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Visual Evidence

Photo 1: Construction near main entrance on Meadow Road, c. 1892. [Photo 1] with link to higher quality photo.
(National Park Service)

The administration building houses the arboretum's offices, horticultural library, herbarium, and lecture room.

Questions for Photo 1

1. Locate the administration building on Drawing 1.

2. What is the use of the building? Why would this building have been a necessary part of the arboretum?

3. What do the men in the photo appear to be doing?

* The photo on this screen has a resolution of 72 dots per inch (dpi), and therefore will print poorly. You can obtain a high quality version of Photo 1, but be aware that the file will take as much as 33 seconds to load with a 28.8K modem.

 

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