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King, Emmett L.
This black and white photograph features a man in dark clothing counting the rings of a petrified tree. A typed label on the back of the photograph identifies the man as John Mason and speaks about the tree he is studying as well as the location of the petrified tree as being in the petrified forest near Flora, Mississippi.
Scenic South Magazine
Trees, Fossil; Wood, Petrified; Petrified forests
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Scenic South Magazine Subcollection, John Mason Counting the Rings of a Petrified Tree at the Petrified Forest Near Flora, Mississippi, 1947
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John Mason Counting the Rings of a Petrified Tree at the Petrified Forest Near Flora, Mississippi, 1947, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Archives and Special Collections Division, Mississippi State University