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[Mount Vernon] [lantern slide]: 1787 garden plans

view [Mount Vernon] [lantern slide]: 1787 garden plans digital asset number 1
Draftsman:
Vaughan, Samuel
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, b&w ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Virginia, Fairfax County, Mount Vernon
Virginia
Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon (Mount Vernon, Virginia)
Date:
1787
Notes:
Garden Club of America. Gardens of Colony and State; Gardens and Gardeners of the American Colonies and of the Republic before 1840. New York: Pub. for Garden Club of America by C. Scribner's Sons, 1931-34, p. 56. "Samuel Vaughan's plan (1787) of the grounds of Mount Vernon." Courtesy of Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union. (Gardens and Gardeners of American Colonies of the Republic before 1840).
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "19."
Historic plate caption: "Mount Vernon, South; Original plan. VA."
Topic:
Plan views
Planting plans
Gardens
Local number:
VA001002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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