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[Backus Garden] [slide (photograph)]: looking toward the entry drive, with Clematis montana rubens on the forecourt balustrade

Landscape architect:
Steele, Fletcher
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): b&w ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Michigan, Wayne County, Grosse Pointe, Grosse Pointe Shores
Michigan
Grosse Pointe Shores
Backus Garden (Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan)
Date:
1939
Notes:
The slide is taken from an original image in the Fletcher Steele Collection, F. Franklin Moon Library, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York, Syracuse, New York. The image is also reproduced in Robin Karson, Fletcher Steele, Landscape Architect: An Account of the Gardenmaker's Life (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc./Sagapress, Inc., 1989), p. 203.
Topic:
Balustrades
Obelisks
Walkways
Garden borders
Driveways
Gardens
Clematis
Local number:
MI024016
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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