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Title
Shell bark [Shellbark] Hickory (Juglans squamosa).
Names
Michaux, François André (1770-1855) (Author)
Hillhouse, Augustus L. (Augustus Lucas), 1791-1859 (Translator)
Bessa, Pancrace (1772-ca. 1835) (Artist)
Gabriel (Engraver)
Collection

The North American sylva; or, A description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia, considered particularly with respect to their use in the arts, and their introduction into commerce: to which is added a description of the most useful of the European trees ...

The North American sylva, Vol. 1

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1841 - 1849
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: J. Dobson, Printed by William Amphlett, New Harmony, Ind.
Publisher: J. Dobson
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: VQV (Michaux, F. A. North American sylva. 1841)
Topics
Botany
Trees -- North America
Genres
Prints
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Translation of Histoire des arbres forestiers de l'Amérique Septentrionale.
Content: Fig. 1. A nut with its husk; Fig. 2. A section of the husk; Fig. 3. A nut without its husk; Fig. 4. A barren ament divided into three parts.
Physical Description
Engravings
Stipple engravings
Extent: Color stipple engraving, hand-colored.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13572078
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24314dc0-c613-012f-a65f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • : Publisher
  • 1770: Creator Born
  • 1841: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1855: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Shell bark [Shellbark] Hickory (Juglans squamosa)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1841 - 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-086d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Shell bark [Shellbark] Hickory (Juglans squamosa)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 29, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-086d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1841 - 1849). Shell bark [Shellbark] Hickory (Juglans squamosa). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-086d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Shell bark [Shellbark] Hickory (Juglans squamosa).