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11.  Colombian Expedition

Scene from the Colombian Expedition, c.1923. Scenic view in Central Andes (near Armema) River Vieja. 



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12.  Colombian Expedition

Scene of Expedition. Orchids leaving on pack mule from Natagaima to route to upper Magdalena River. MBG Bull. 11, 1923. pl. 22, pg. 88. 



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13.  Colombian Expedition

Scene from the Colombian Expedition, c.1923. Copy negative available. Burros packed with their boxed orchids ready to set out from a native Colombian village for a river port, from which the flowers were shipped to St. Louis. 



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14.  Colombian Expedition

Scene from the Colombian Expedition, c.1923. Cropssing the Rio Vieja. Volume 11, 1923, pl. 26, pg. 100. 



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15.  Colombian Expedition

Scene from the Colombian Expedition, c.1923. Rafting down the Magdalene en route to uppermost navigatable port Giradot, Colombia. 



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16.  Colombian Expedition

Scene of Colombian Expedition. Copy negative available. Collecting orchids on Andes of Bogota. George Pring, left, voluntary guide, Cyril Allen, right (later died of jungle fever.) 



1920

17.  Tropical Station. Balboa, Panama.

George Pring, George T. Moore, Charles W. Powell. 




18.  Society of American Floritst Silver Medal

Awarded to George Pring for Nymphaea Mrs. G. H. Pring. July 1922. Shows front and verso. MBG Vol. 10, pl. 28, 1922. 




19.  George Pring and other MBG employees ca 1910

Sepia slide of Pring and others smoking a pipe and playing cards ca 1910 Bulletin 51(2):5 Water Lily History by George Rogers in 1986. (22) 




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