Species Detail

Ulmus americana L.
American elm tree


Scientific Name:  
Ulmus americana L.
Common Name:  
American elm tree
Myaamia Name:  
pahkokwaniĊĦi
Uses:  
Material, Technology
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Ulmus americana L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Burns, N.L. 2003 Use - Technology  young shoots of hackberry; elm and poplar fed to livestock during hard times
No Reference Specified Use - Material  there is one item made from elm bark; a miniature sap trough; housed at the Cranbrook Institute in Michigan
Dunn, J.P. 1908 Use - Technology 
Pinet, P.F. 1696-circa 1700 Use - Unknown 
Botanical Sources  
Ulmus americana L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Occurs in moist; rich soils throughout eastern and western Miami lands
Related Sources  
Ulmus americana L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
N/A   Human charred timber wood was recovered in an excavation from an early Miami Village site at the forks of the Wabash River (Ft Wayne), 1795-1812 (Ehler Site).