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Asclepias tuberosa. (Butterfly weed).

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Title
Asclepias tuberosa. (Butterfly weed).
Names
Bigelow, Jacob (1787-1879) (Artist)
Collection

American medical botany, being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States, containing their botanical history and chemical analysis, and properties and uses in medicine, diet and the arts, with coloured engravings

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1817 - 1820
Place: Boston
Publisher: Published by Cummings and Hilliard at the Boston Bookstore,[Printed by] University Press (Hilliard and Metcalf)
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KF 1817 80-284
Topics
Flowers
Botany, Medical -- United States
Plants -- United States
Medicinal plants
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Jacob Bigelow.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10726016
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 69755470-c6d4-012f-7ed4-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1787: Creator Born
  • 1817: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1879: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Asclepias tuberosa. (Butterfly weed)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1817 - 1820. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-8626-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Asclepias tuberosa. (Butterfly weed)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-8626-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1817 - 1820). Asclepias tuberosa. (Butterfly weed). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-8626-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Asclepias tuberosa. (Butterfly weed).