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Casa Alejandro [lantern slide]

view Casa Alejandro [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Former owner:
McKinlock, George A., Mrs
Landscape architect:
Wyeth, Marion Sims
Olmsted Brothers
Provenance:
Garden Club of Palm Beach
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Florida, Palm Beach County, Palm Beach
McKinlock Garden (Palm Beach, Florida)
Casa Alejandro (Palm Beach, Florida)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
In the center of the island, away from the salt spray, is one of the loveliest gardens in Palm Beach. It belongs to the first president of the Palm Beach Garden Club, Mrs. George A. McKinlock. The house of Spanish architecture was designed by Marion Wyeth, another talented architect, and the garden by Olmsted. The picture shows the house from the lower garden. Note the beautiful reflection in the pool.
Historic plate number: "10."
Topic:
Summer
Loggias
Fountains
Containers
Jars--ornamental
Ponds
Houses
Local number:
FL003001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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