Proceedings of the Ninth Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Association of Nurserymen, San Jose, 1911 in google books. There they are! Dogs, girls, Luther Burbank, and George C. Roeding. San Jose in 1911!
|The group photo for the Pacific Coast Association of Nurserymen, San Jose, 1911.|
Click on photo to enlarge.
Front row from left, the fourth person is Luther Burbank.
Front row, from right, the first person is Geo. C. Roeding.
|Front cover of proceedings|
Page 81, Theodore Payne's paper will be read by H.W. Kruckeberg. So maybe Theodore Payne is not in this photo.
Page 83-90, "California Native Plants for our Gardens", Theodore Payne.
Page 108, description of their trip to visit Luther Burbank.
Page 109, description of lunch at California Nursery Company.
Page 116, Names of Firms and Members, including W.V. Eberly (manager, California Nursery Co.), Geo C. Roeding (president and manager, Fancher Creek Nurseries), H.W. Kruckeberg (horticultural printer), Theodore Payne, John Gill.
Page 125, honorary members, including Luther Burbank.
Other References that I ran across:
- The California Association of Nurserymen and visiting delegates at the Doheney gardens, Los Angeles, Cal., 1911. Picture of the participants identified, from the Theodore Payne website. #2 is Theordore Payne, #22 is Henry W. Krukeberg, #23 is Geo. C Roeding, #25 is W.V. Eberly, #43 is John Gill. The Proceedings from this meeting has this photo.
- In the same google book: Proceedings of the Tenth Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Association of Nurserymen, Salt Lake City, 1912
- California Nurserymen and the Plant Industry, Edward James Wickson, 1921
- The National Nurseryman, for growers and dealers in nursery stock, volumes 18-19