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Parlange Plantation [lantern slide]

view Parlange Plantation [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Creator:
Parlange, Walter
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Louisiana, Pointe Coupee Parish, New Roads
Louisiana
New Roads
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
Many of the old Louisiana plantations have dove-cotes and other details highly reminiscent of Europe. The grounds which were laid out in the latter part of the 18th century by the ancester of the present owner with the help of a French gardener. This gardener was trained in Les Jardin des Plantes, laid out the formal French garden with walks through the twenty acre park which surrounded the house. See LA001002.
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena."
Historic plate number: "79."
Historic plate caption: "Louisiana, Parlange Plantation New Roads."
Topic:
Summer
Live oak
Trees
Porches
Balconies
Fences
Gates
Houses
Local number:
LA001001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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