Monarch Tree Crown, Hartwick Pines State Park, Grayling, Michigan

This continues upward on the Monarch Tree in Hartwick Pines State Park, showing the middle reaches and the underside of the living crown of the tree.

The L.L. Cook Co., Milwaukee, WI

This upper part of the tree with living branches, called the crown, was broken off in a storm in 1992 and the tree died four years later. This image shows what remains of the tree. This image likely dates from the 1930s.

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