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This photo, from the Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives, was taken from the front door of what is now Godchaux Hall. It appeared on the cover of an issue of The Micron, a student publication of the The School of Nursing of Vanderbilt University from 1925 to 1929. The southern red oak 2-123 can be seen as the nearest tree in the center of the sidewalk. For comparison purposes, see the photo from the same location in 2015.
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Quercus falcata


sec. fna.org 1993

common name: southern red oak
family: Fagaceae
Identified 2002-06-11 by Steven J. Baskauf

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Location information for the occurrence documented by this image:

in front of Godchaux Hall, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, US
36.14479° latitude,-86.80003° longitude
Coordinate uncertainty: about 10 m

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Date approximate. The documenting photo shows this tree as the nearest tree in the center of the sidewalk.

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Image creator: anonymous ; created on 1926

Rights statement: Public Domain
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Metadata last modified: 2015-12-17T11:59:35-06:00
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Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds., 1993. Flora of North America North of Mexico. Flora of North America Association, New York, NY, US and Oxford, UK.