[Miscellaneous Sites in Mexico] [lantern slide]: a hibiscus-like Copa de Oro (Solandra grandiflora) in a plaza in an unidentified location, probably Mazatlán
Van Altena, Edward
1 lantern slide: col. ; 3.25 x 4 in
Mexico, Sinaloa, Mazatlán
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "93."
MX020056 is a close-up image of one of the flowers. The Garden Club of America tour visited Mazatlán on January 18; the published narrative indicates that they "saw the Golden Cup, Copa de Oro, which many of us associated with Honolulu, a handsome vine with large glossy leaves and enormous deep yellow cups of blossoms."