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Engineering Dean Olin Landreth and his wife on the back porch of Old Central - probably in the 1880s. The large bur oak is seen in the background.
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Quercus macrocarpa


sec. Vanderbilt 1989

common name: bur oak
family: Fagaceae
Identified 1989-09-15 by Mike Holt

Identification remarks: Vanderbilt Register 10 (2):5 (Sep. 15, 1989) states that the tree was a bur oak.

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Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, US
36.14704° latitude,-86.80257° longitude
Coordinate uncertainty: about 5 m

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Image creator: anonymous ; created on 1885

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"Courtesy of Mary E. Landreth Parker. From The Vanderbilt Campus: A Pictorial History by Robert McGaw, p. 137." If possible, link to the stable URL for this page.

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McDonald, Susan, 1989. Vanderbilt Register 10 (2):5 (Sep. 15, 1989).. Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, US.