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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Typical high veld

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Typical Themeda high veld, Burtt-Davy home in back. [Shantz travel journal, Oct. 16, 1919] B. Davy has a ranch 10 miles square (not regarded as an abnormally large ranch). Sell at about 4 [pounds] per acre and will grow 20 to 30 bushels of corn per acre. Graze 1 head of cattle to 3 acres. The trees which will stand 18-20Ëš are Eucalyptus melliodora, E. sideroxylon, E. rostrata. [Shantz travel journal, Oct. 15, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19191016_36473_m
Created: 
1919-10-16
City: 
Vereeniging
City Then: 
Vereeniging
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
South Africa
Country Then: 
South Africa
Province: 
Gauteng
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No