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A picture of a diagram of an early decorative Wardian Case.

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Decorative Wardian Case.JPG

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A picture of a diagram of an early decorative Wardian Case.

Description

A picture of a diagram of an early decorative Wardian Case designed featured in Nathaniel Bagshaw Ward's published book on the subject. The decorative case would not be used for long range plant transportation, but instead as a self-contained decoration,

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Date

2024-03-12

Source

On the growth of plants in closely glazed cases, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Library and Archives, Publications, 579.66

Is Part Of

“Roots of Imperial Botany: The Utilization of Wardian Cases and Botanic Gardens in Establishing British Economic Hegemony in the Victorian Era,” by Samuel Arnold, HON 399 Research in London, Spring 2024

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Citation

Arnold, Samuel, “A picture of a diagram of an early decorative Wardian Case.,” UAH Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, accessed July 19, 2024, http://libarchstor2.uah.edu/digitalcollections/items/show/14603.

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  1. Decorative Wardian Case.JPG