427 Foot Redwood – Eel River Giant, 1893.

The Morning Call

The morning call, San Francisco, April 07, 1893, Page 2.

Largest redwood 1893

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Frank Kuykendall, A redwood tree 68 feet in circumference on Eel River, near Scotia, Humboldt County, Cal., from which a section was sent to the World’s Fair at Chicago in 1893, ca. 1893 –San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

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Giant Redwood Eel River 1893, 77 ft circumference. The Niagara Falls Museum.

Pacific Rural Press, Volume 45, Number 16, 22 April 1893 — A Giant Redwood for the World's Fair. [ARTICLE]

Pacific Rural Press, Volume 45, Number 16, 22 April 1893 — A Giant Redwood for the World’s Fair. [ARTICLE]

Mining and Scientific Press, Volume 66, April 15, 1893 pg 230

Mining and Scientific Press, Volume 66, April 15, 1893 pg. 230

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Fort Worth Daily Gazette, Dec. 09, 1886 pg 2.

Eel River Giant

Illustration I edited showing Hyperion next to Eel River Giant.

 

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