Origin of canoe birch
An Americanism dating back to 1800–10
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The “canoe-birch” is not the only species of these trees found in North America.
The canoe-birch yields you its vestments with the utmost liberality.Birds and Bees, Sharp Eyes and, Other Papers
This is equal in size to the canoe-birch, often growing seventy feet high, with a trunk of nearly three feet diameter.