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Celia Thaxter Garden [slide]

Creator:
Laighton, Thomas B
Thaxter, Celia Laighton
Shoales Marine Laboratory
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Maine, York County, Appledore Island
Maine
Appledore Island
Date:
1987
04/01/1987
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 Isles of Shoals. Her garden and the Isles became inspiration to many artists. Childe Hassam was an impressionist painter from whom 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.
Topic:
Spring
Flower beds
Coreopsis
Foxgloves
Fences--wooden
Edging (inorganic)
Local number:
ME053019
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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