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Parsons Garden [lantern slide]

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Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Creator:
Parsons, Lewellyn, Miss
Piscataqua Garden Club
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Maine, York County, York
Parsons Garden (York, Maine)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The ocean side garden is unique with ocean and sand as a background, the foreground of hollyhocks and delphinium makes a rare combination. The ever present company of the seals, sunning their sleek backs and bewhiskered faces on the warm rocks.
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena."
Historic plate number: "48."
Historic plate caption: "Miss Llewellyn Parsons."
Topic:
Summer
Alcea
Delphinium
Seaside gardening
Ocean
Beaches
Perennials
Local number:
ME027001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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