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View Celeste [slide]

Creator:
Martin, Lawson Sykes
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Alabama, Lawrence County, Courtland
Alabama
Courtland
Date:
1988
04/28/1988
Notes:
Facing north from backyard, brick walkway. Residence 'View Celeste', front, foundation planting - boxwood, taxus, and hollies. House built in 1963, by husbands grandmother. House remodeled in 1952. South fence - boxwood garden, 1963. The land surrounding our yard has been in continuous cotton production since about 1820. The land never changed hands since being received by my husband's ancestors as a grants from early presidents to the first settlers in the area, as payment for surveying this area. The compass used is displayed in our living room.
Topic:
Spring
Hand-railing
Clematis
Tubs
Local number:
AL003003
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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