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From Flint, Michigan - Helen Brown's, 1949 tree herbarium project with 64 specimens, and with "Helen Brown Lab D" on the front pastedown. The herbarium has a single specimen on each leaf (recto only) followed by 22 leaves with neatly hand-written 'characteristics', and an index to the specimens. Each specimen sheet has Helen's name written at the top, scientific and common names, and page numbers at the bottom.Two evergreen specimens lacking some needles. One specimen is labeled "Oak Grove Campus / Flint / Oct. 1949," thus locating this collection in time and place. The specimens are mounted with cellophane tape - mostly unobtrusive, but some of the evergreen specimens are heavily taped down. Album has been disbound and placed in a custom made box to allow for safer handling. Overall in excellent condition. Domestic s&h $20.