Fallen chestnut tree, Tennessee. Note the mammoth size of this ancient trunk.
The Lord of the Forest: the American Chestnut
About the Tree - Chestnuts in CT | Chestnuts in CT
Sawing by hand. They knew about work then
A healthy American chestnut tree in Jackson County, Tennessee. Credit: The American Chestnut Foundation
Chestnut trees a big commodity in the Appalachia
32 extraordinary historical photographs that will leave you stunned
32 extraordinary historical photographs which will leave you stunned
Sowing The Seeds For A Great American Chestnut Comeback
Chestnut trees - trying to make a come back In the early 1900s, two men stand amid five American chestnut trees near Townsend, Tenn. Once called "the Redwoods of the East", chestnuts made up 25 percent of Northeastern American forests.
An entry from Maja
for emma, forever ago
7-foot Chestnut tree on Laurel Fork, Cheat River, Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia. Date: 1924