Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:
Photograph of strips of crepe rubber hanging from the ceiling in a drying shed in the early/mid 20th century. This was part of the Wardiburn group estates in Malaysia.
Photograph of Hevea seedlings in baskets in a nursery that is protected by the shade of the seven year-old trees.
Photograph of a large Ficus Elastica bush planted in 1900 on the Bandar Binang Estate, Sumatra with young Para rubber trees in the foreground.
Photograph of a man standing in a field of leguminous plans (Crotolaria striala) with youn Para rubber plants growing in its midst in the early 20th century.
Photograph of a man using a knife to tap a rubber tree on a plantation in [Southeast Asia?] in the early 20th century.
Photograph of a man with a scythe next to a Manihot glaziovii tree on a plantation at Rupununi, [Guyana] in the early 20th century.
Photographic portrait of H[enry] A[alexander] Wickham, a British explorer and Founder of the Hevea Brasiliensis [rubber] Plantation Industry in the East.
Photograph of a natural rubber tree about 120 feet high in a forest in the early 20th century. The text beneath the image notes that this tree yielded 30 lbs of rubber at one tapping.
Photograph of a forest of Para and Ficus elastica trees that were planted between July and September, 1899.