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Rosedown Plantation [lantern slide]

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Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Creator:
Turnbull, Daniel & Martha
Bowman, Nina, Miss
Bowman, Sarah, Miss
Bowman, Bella, Miss
Underwood, Catherine Fondren
Landscape Architect:
Gunn, Ralph Ellis
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Louisiana, West Feliciana Parish, St. Francisville
Louisiana
Saint Francisville
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
Each spring, Rosedown is a mecca for camellia and azalea lovers. The avenue of stately moss-hung live oaks. Little remains of the design of the garden which was once laid out in the formal French manner. The live oaks were planted by Martha, wife of Daniel Turnbull, ancestor of present owners.
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena."
Historic plate number: "82."
Historic plate caption: "Louisiana, The Avenue of Oaks, Rosedown."
Topic:
Summer
Trees
Lawns
Live oak
Avenues
Houses
Local number:
LA003001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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