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Hampton National Historic Site [lantern slide]

view Hampton National Historic Site [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Ridgely, Charles Carnan
Ridgely, John
Ridgely, Eliza
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Maryland, Baltimore County, Towson
Maryland
Towson
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The elaborately planned boxwood garden was laid out in 1810 and is typical of that period of gardening, a remarkable example of the revival of the intricately designed knot gardens of the 17th century. Each generation has cared for the old and added something of its own.
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena."
Historic plate number: "36, 45."
Historic plate caption: "Hampton, Baltimore, Maryland."
Topic:
Gardens
Summer
Box
Urns
Parterres
Local number:
MD008002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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