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Whalesback [lantern slide]

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Creator:
Reid, Fergus, Jr., Mrs
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States, Maine, York County, Kittery Point, Gerrish Island
Whalesback (Gerrish Island, Maine)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
On Gerrish island a mile from Cutts island is "Whalesback," the residence of Mrs. Reid. It is an example of letting nature be the master gardener.
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena."
Historic plate number: "32."
Historic plate caption: "Mrs. Fergus Reid, Jr."
Topic:
Summer
Stones
Lawns
Lakes
Containers
Benches
Local number:
ME016002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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