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[Pyrford Court] [lantern slide]: a view of the rock garden

view [Pyrford Court] [lantern slide]: a view of the rock garden digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Williams, P. H. Mrs.
Former owner:
Guinness, Rupert Lord Iveagh
Guinness, Gwendolen Onslow Lady Iveagh
Garden designer:
Jekyll, Gertrude 1843-1932
Lantern slide maker:
Van Altena, Edward
Physical description:
1 lantern slide: col. ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United Kingdom, England, Surrey, Woking
England
Surrey
Woking
Pyrford Court (Woking, Surrey, England)
Date:
1929
1929 Jun
Notes:
Pyrford Court was visited during the Garden Club of America's June 1929 tour to England. A complete copy of the GCA tour itinerary was printed in the Bulletin of the Garden Club of America (Fourth Series, No. 5), September 1929, pp. 6-25.
Mount reads: "Mrs. P. H. Williams; Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "12; W."
Historic plate caption: "[Recto label:] Mrs. P. H. Williams [Verso label:] Pyrford Court, Surrey. Rock garden. 1929."
Topic:
Rock gardens
Stepping stones
Garden borders
Gardens
Local number:
ENG012001
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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