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    • Specimen Book of Flowers, Fruits, and Trees

    • Fruit varieties catalogs; Flower varieties catalogs; Trees varieties catalogs; Nurseries (Horticulture) catalogs;
    • Green cloth back boards portfolio in three parts, accordion folded, plates held together with pink cloth banding. Item illustrated with 144 colored plates, including 16 pouchoir, many chromolithographs (some finished by hand), some handcolored...
    • Astrachan, Early Harvest

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • Astrachan: "A Fruit below to above medium, roundish to oblate, usually distinctly lobed; skin thin, smooth, pale yellow or greenish nearly covered with bright red, sometimes with indistinct crimson stripes, with a heavy bloom much like a plum; dots...
    • Fameuse Apple

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • "Fruit medium, roundish oblate; skin smooth, pale greenish yellow with faint red streaks in the shade but a deep red blush in the sun; stem quite slender and rather short in a narrow cavity, basin narrow, shallow; flesh very white, sometimes...
    • Fall Pippin Apple

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • "Fruit large or occasionally very large, roundish to roundish oblate, sometimes slightly oblong, conical; skin thin, smooth, becoming clear yellow when ripe, sometimes faintly blushed; dots numerous (Downing says few), small, pale gray or russet,...
    • Duchess D'Oldenburgh Apple

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • "Fruit medium or above, regular in shape, roundish oblate; skin smooth, waxen yellow, washed and streaked with red, almost completely red where fully exposed to the sun; stem short in an acute, broad, deep cavity; basin deep, broad, acute; flesh...
    • Delicious, Wealthy, and Banana Apples

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • Delicious: Fruit medium to large, roundish to somewhat oblong, conical, knobbed at the base; skin thick, smooth, glossy, taking a high polish when rubbed, clear yellow washed over most of the surface with red and striped with darker red; dots...
    • Talman's Sweet Apple

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • "Fruit below to above medium, round; skin whitish yellow, sometimes faintly blushed, often roughened with faint russet, often with a suture line from the cavity to the basin; dots small, inconspicuous, pale yellow or russet; stem rather long and...
    • St. Lawrence Apple

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • "Tender, fine-grained white flesh stained with red. Very good for eating; has a mild, pleasant flavor." Calhoun, Creighton L. Old Southern Apples. Blacksburg, Va: McDonald & Woodward Pub. Co., 1995. Print.
    • Peck's Pleasant Apple

    • Apples; Fruit trees; Orchards; Plant varieties
    • "Fruit medium to large, usually roundish but variable in size and shape, often angular, often furrowed from top to bottom on one side; skin smooth, green when first picked, becoming bright yellow with an orange-red blush upon ripening in storage;...
    • Lepine/Cheval Inventory

    • Baron; Bonnefont; Cheval; Francoeur; Giscard dit Benoist; Grevembert dit Flamant; Grosillon; Lafleur; Imbeau; Lajeunesse; Mignon; Montcharvaux; Lepine; Tisserant de Montcharvaux
    • Handwritten French inventory of the Chevals' possessions stemming from the death of her husband, Lepine.
    • Arkansas Through the Looking Glass of 1743 Documents

    • Baron; Baudoin; Bonnefont; Carignan; Duchassin; Cheval; Colleret; La Fleur dit Emmanuel; Flamant; Francoeur; Giscard dit Benoist; Grossilon dit Tourangeau; Guillaume Bienvenue; Imbeau; Lajeunesse; Mignon; Montcharvaux; Petit de Coulange; Le Pine;...
    • Grand Prairie Historical Society Bulletin article focused on miscellaneous documents of Arkansas Post from 1743. Numerous family names are revealed that otherwise would be absent given the lack of a 1743 census.


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