Missouri Botanical Garden Logo

An Illustrated History 
of the Missouri Botanical Garden
Illustrated History Home    Historical Timeline
Browse by Subject Matter    Garden Home 

   Search for   Advanced Search  
Total number of images matching your request: 43
Page 2 of 5

First Page | Previous Page | Next Page | Last Page

11.  Collection of flowering orchids. In greenhouse.

Collection of flowering orchids in greenhouse. 



1904

12.  Aroid & Orchid House. (Part of west range of Floral Display House).

1 5x7 in. print. 



1916

13.  MBG Orchid Exhibit. Arena, 1935 Greater St. Louis Flower and Garden Show.

Missouri Botanical Garden orchid exhibit at the Greater St. Louis Flower and Garden Show in 1935. The show was held inside the Arena. Paul Kohl, designer. 



1935

14.  Panama Canal Zone Orchid Station of the Missouri Botanical Garden

Panama Canal Zone Orchid Station of the Missouri Botanical Garden. Orchids in pots below shelter, c.1928. 5 x 7 negative. Print available at PHO 2007-0354. 



1928

15.  Panama Canal Zone Orchid Station of the Missouri Botanical Garden

Panama Canal Zone Orchid Station of the Missouri Botanical Garden. Orchids in pots under shelter, c.1928. 5 x 7 negative. Print available at PHO 2007-0355, PHO 2007-0357, PHO 2007-0358, PHO 2007-0368, and PHO 2007-0369. Negative available at PHO 2007-0367. 



1928

16.  Panama Canal Zone Orchid Station of the Missouri Botanical Garden

Panama Canal Zone Orchid Station of the Missouri Botanical Garden, view of house and shelters. 



1928

17.  Colombian Expedition

Scene from the Colombian Expedition, c.1923. Pack mules arriving at Giradot with cases of orchids. 



1920

18.  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. 



1920

19.  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. 



1920

20.  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

  First Page | Previous Page | Next Page | Last Page

 

Copyright © 2000-2022  |  Missouri Botanical Garden  |  Contact MBG Archives