Voices from the Beinecke Library

Linnea Borealis and friends

Images of flowers, from a set of lantern slides that accompanied the lecture, "My Life Among the Indians" given in 1941 by Walter McClintock. For more slides, search the Beinecke Digital Images database ( for the keywords “WA MSS S-1175 lantern”
linnea borealis

small six-petaled flowers with wide leaves

Tufted white flowers with fern-like leaves

Sunflowers and white flowers

Blue flowers near rocks

Four-petaled white flower on tree branch [likely Dogwood]

Five-petaled pink flowers


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