Luther Burbank at Sixty-Four
This direct color snapshot of Mr. Burbank was made on his sixty-fourth birthday, March 7th, 1913. In California, by an act of legislature, Mr. Burbank's birthday is a state holiday, called "Burbank Day"-taking the place of Arbor Day in other states. On Mr. Burbank's birthday the school children of the State plant trees and celebrate the occasion with appropriate exercises.
This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 1 Chapter 1