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[Houghton Garden] [lantern slide]

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Photographer:
Gleason, Herbert Wendell 1855-1937
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Middlesex County, Newton
Massachusetts
Chestnut Hill
Houghton Garden in the Webster Conservation Area (Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The Massachusetts Horticultural Society's Hollis H. Hunnewell Gold Medal was awarded to the Houghton Estate. Mrs. Houghton served as 2nd President of the Rock Garden Society of America for five years. She was named Honorary President of the Society.
Mount reads: "Herbert W. Gleason."
Historic plate number: "3."
Historic plate caption: "Edging, Mrs. Houghton's border."
Topic:
Gardens
Rock gardens
Wellheads
Stairs
Walkways, gravel
Houses
Local number:
MA134001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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