The University of Arizona
Skip to Content

Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Irrigation ditches

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Taken near Big Tree - showing method of irrigating. A basin method in which the basins are often reduced to small ditches. In cultivation there are cabbage, celery, eggplant, beets. With Parkinsonia hedges in back and probably some of the tree Asclepias. [Shantz travel journal, July 28, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19190728_36025_m
Created: 
1919-07-28
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Cape Verde
Country Then: 
Cape Verde
Place: 
St. Vincent
Province: 
Sao Vicente
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No