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Celia Thaxter Garden [slide]

Creator:
Laighton, Thomas B
Thaxter, Celia Laighton
Shoales Marine Laboratory
Laighton, Eliza
Sea Island Corp
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Maine, York County, Appledore Island
Maine
Appledore Island
Date:
1880
Notes:
Celia Thaxter's Island garden was a wonderful and wild flower garden. The Appledore Island is one of the nine islands that make up the Isle of the Shoals. Her garden and the Isles became inspiration to many artists. Childe Hassam was an impressionistic painter that the islands inspired over 400 drawings, watercolors and oil paintings. Contact Shoals Marine Laboratory for permission to reproduce photograph and copyright information. Address: G-14A Stimson Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853. Celia Thaxter's Cottage.
Topic:
Spring
Cottages
Porches
Climbing plants
Vines
Local number:
ME053004
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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