Close-up view of a tung nut blossom in Waukeenah, Florida.

Close-up view of a tung nut blossom in Waukeenah, Florida.


Image Number

  • C016282

Year

  • 1952

Date Note

  • Photographed on March 29, 1952.

Series Title

General Note

  • Tung trees have been cultivated commercially in Florida since 1923. The nut of the tung tree produces a water-proof oil and the quick-drying properties of tung oil make it extremely valuable in the manufacture of some paints, lacquers, varnishes, water-proofing materials and a host of other products.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 032223.

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Close-up view of a tung nut blossom in Waukeenah, Florida.
Close-up view of a tung nut blossom in Waukeenah, Florida.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Close-up view of a tung nut blossom in Waukeenah, Florida. 1952. Black & white photoprint, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/255900>, accessed 3 December 2016.

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Close-up view of a tung nut blossom in Waukeenah, Florida. 1952. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 3 Dec. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/255900>.

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(State Archives of Florida)