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

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

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/255900
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • 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.
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