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Pointe D'Acadie [lantern slide]

view Pointe D'Acadie [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Former owner:
Browning, Edward Mrs
Creator:
Porcupine Islands
Provenance:
Garden Club of Mount Desert
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Maine, Hancock County, Mount Desert
Maine
Bar Harbor
Pointe D'Acadie (Bar Harbor, Maine)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
Mrs. Edward Browning's place, "Pointe D'Acadie", is stretched out on a long point opposite one of the Porcupine Islands. This view shows part of one of the spreading lawns and a perennial border. Like many of the older places along this part of the shore, the magnificent conifers planted years ago. Mrs. Browning specialized in seedling delphiniums.
Historic plate number: "18."
Historic plate caption: "Mount [Desert], Mrs. Edward Browning, Porcupine Island from Lawn."
Topic:
Islands
Lawns
Garden borders
Seaside gardening
Gardens
Local number:
ME011001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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