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Hermitage, The (TN) [lantern slide]

view Hermitage, The (TN) [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Wiles, Marvin
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Creator:
Jackson, Andrew 1767-1845
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Tennessee, Davidson County, Nashville
Tennessee
Nashville
Date:
1934
C. 1934
Notes:
Mount reads: "Printed text on plate: Wiles [additional text not legible]. Printed text on mat: Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "75."
Historic plate caption: "label on recto: Hermitage. Tennessee. Nashville; House. Printed text on slide, visible from verso: The Hermitage built by Andrew Jackson in 1819; the three large holly trees. Manuscript on plate not legible."
Photographer attribution based on caption information found in Gardens of Colony and State by Alice G. B. Lockwood. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.
Topic:
Lawns
Columns
Trees
Houses
Local number:
TN001001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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