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Harriet Beecher Stowe House [slide]

Creator:
Stowe-day Foundation
Stowe, Harriet Beecher 1811-1896
Nook Farm
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Hartford County, Hartford
Connecticut
Hartford
Date:
1930
Notes:
"Cottage Architectural Style" popularized by Vaux and Downing. Gardens on all 4 sides reflect idea that the landscape was an intergal part of a well planned cottage residence and contain many specimans known to have been used originally. Nook Farm was the neighborhood in which Mark Twain, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Isabella Beecher Hooker, General Joseph Hawley and William H. Gillette lived.
Topic:
Spring
Porches
Hand-railing
Edging, stone
Flower beds
Local number:
CT115002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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