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Fithian Garden [lantern slide]

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Creator:
Fithian, A. Stow, Mrs
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, California, Santa Barbara County, Santa Barbara
California
Santa Barbara
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The charming grey garden of Mrs. A. Stow Fithan, Montecito. Note the Silver Tree; also the ground cover of Festuca Glauca and the ornamental cabbage. The plant in the foreground is Agave attenuata. The eucalyptus at the end of the garden are E. Corynocalyx. Olive trees carry out the grey effect on the right. No glass.
Historic plate number: "25, 64."
Historic plate caption: "California."
Topic:
Summer
Gray gardens
Agaves
Eucalyptus
Olive
Ornamental cabbages
Ornamental grasses
Local number:
CA067001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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