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White Swan [lantern slide]

view White Swan [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Spencer Family
Clarke, John H
Lisle, Arthur B
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Landscape Architect:
Steele, Fletcher
Olmsted Brothers
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Rhode Island, Kent County, East Greenwich
Rhode Island
East Greenwich
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The slides were commissioned by Mrs. Hugh D. Auchincloss Sr. The house was named after the white swan fountain. The white swan fountain dates from the 1839 period and is a typical Andrew Jackson Downing garden ornament.
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "28."
Historic plate caption: "East Greenwich, R.I.; Swan Fountain; (Lisle)."
Topic:
Fountains
Trees
Swans
Local number:
RI008001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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