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Watts, May Theilgaard

Evergreen Nature Trail Guide, page 2 illustrations and layout with preliminary sketches


Identifier
3.24676
Format
Sheet 1: Pen and India ink on cream board.
Sheet 2: Pen and India ink with colored pencil on cream paper.
Digitization Status
Digitized
Reproduction:
Original
Dimensions
29.2 cm W x 37.2 cm H (Item)
21.9 cm W x 32.2 cm H (Platemark or image size)
Extent
2 sheets
Type
Drawing
Date created
1940s
Description
Sheet One: Original illustrations and layout for page 2 (inside front cover), excluding text, for The Morton Arboretum Evergreen Nature Trail Guide booklet. Key lines included.

Introductory page to trail guide, including map of the trail's location on Arboretum grounds near parking lot 2. Map header text "LOCATION OF EVERGREEN NATURE TRAIL in the Arboretum" points arrow to Evergreen Nature Trail on map. Thornhill Building and Administration Building identified in map for reference to trail location on grounds.

Map also identifies 2 other trails in the Arboretum:
Thornhill Trail - identified by circles located near Thornhill Building
Forest Trail - identified by crosses in far right section of the map 

Sheet Two: Preliminary sketch of green-colored map with page number and various ink lines. 
 
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Language
English