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A "Century Plant" in Blossom
Hill, Andrew P., 1853-1922
Date Created and/or Issued
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California State Library
California History Section Picture Catalog
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In PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM: **qc917.9471 C6, pg. #15.
In: Scenes of Santa Clara Valley
Front and center planted in a lawn on the side of a path stands the century plant; at the base of the tree on the left stand two women; the one nearest the plant points to the top of the plant; she carries a purse; at her side stands another woman in a stripped dress looking up; behind the women stands a wall of shrubs that are as high as the middle of the plant; to the right of the century tree is a fence; and behind is part of a house; an arched opening can be seen on the right of the house; above the house is a decorative wrought-iron fence; above the house and to the left of the decorative fencing a windmill projects into the sky
"It means death to the plant." "(about 25 years old)" -- handwritten.
Charles W. Coe,
Nonprojected graphic
1 photographic print ; 9 1/4 x 7 3/8 in.
Agaves--California--San Jose
Women--zCalifornia--San Jose
Houses--California--San Jose
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
San Jose

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