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Adena [lantern slide]

view Adena [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Worthington, Thomas
Architect:
Latrobe, Benjamin Henry 1764-1820
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Ohio, Ross County, Chillicothe
Ohio
Chillicothe
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The Worthington Family hired Benjamin Latrobe to design their house and grounds in 1803. The gardens were positioned on the east side of the house. The formal gardens were displayed on terraces. Stone terraced walls reflected the stone fac╠žade of the house. Persons associated with the garden include Thomas Worthington (former owner 1797) and Benjamin Labtrobe (house and grounds designer 1806-1807).
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "75."
Historic plate caption: "Adena; Chillicothe, Ohio."
Topic:
Walls (building)
Stones
Stairs
Arbors
Local number:
OH002001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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