Title: Sir W. Denison and others planting the first quinine tree in the Neilgherry hills, India

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Date: ca. 1860-1869

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Sir W. Denison and others planting the first quinine tree in the Neilgherry hills, India. Wood engraving by Jackson, 186-. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Nilgiri Mountains, India; Peru

 

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Categories: Bioprospecting Natural Medicine Tropical Medicine

Title: Chippewa Indian medicine man scratching on birch bark a charm to be recited when gathering roots for medicine

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Source: The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library

Copyright/Permissions: “Chippewa Indian medicine man scratching on birch bark a charm to be recited when gathering roots for medicine.” New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Location(s): North America

 

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Categories: Indigenous Medicine and Healers Natural Medicine

Title: Eucommia ulmoides

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Source: Economic Botany Collection, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Copyright/Permissions: CC-BY

References: Parkin, John. “Eucommia Ulmoides. The Tu-Chung of the Chinese.” Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew) Vol. 1921, No. 5 (1921), 177-185.

Location(s): England; China

 

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Categories: Bioprospecting Indigenous Medicine and Healers Natural Medicine

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