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[Chafee House] [lantern slide]: overview of formal parterre garden with hedge in foreground

view [Chafee House] [lantern slide]: overview of formal parterre garden with hedge in foreground digital asset number 1
Provenance:
Bush, William G. Mrs.
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Richmond County, Augusta
Georgia
Augusta
Chafee House (Augusta, Georgia)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The formal beds are charmingly planted in many varieties of jonquils and tulips as well as other types of early flowering bulbs. The outlines of the parterres are sharply marked, giving almost the effect of a book design. This is very will done and gives a delightful effect.
Historic plate number: "71."
Historic plate caption: "Southern Garden [illegible]."
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Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Gardens, PO Box 37012, Capital Gallery, Suite 3300, MRC 506, Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Formal gardens
Daffodils
Tulips
Bulbs
Parterres
Gardens
Local number:
GA025006
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_181800

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