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Goshen Plantation ca. 1930

Former owners:
Speer, Joseph McKinny Mr Mrs
Goshen Development Co
Provenance:
Bush, William G. Mrs.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 7 glass lantern slides
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Richmond County, Augusta
Georgia
Augusta
Goshen Plantation (Augusta, Georgia)
Date:
1930
1930-1930
ca 1930
Notes:
The garden surrounding the house is situated on two levels. The upper level, which is closest to the house, included a boxwood and rose garden. Two oblong pools bordered by azaleas and tea olive were placed in the lower terrace. In the 1960's, the owners sold part of the land, which is now the Goshen Plantation Golf Club.
Persons and organizations associated with the garden include: Mr. and Mrs. Joseph McKinney Speer (former owners, 1912-1960s); Goshen Development Co. (former owners, 1960s-ca. 1973); and Col. and Mrs. Joe Knox (former owners, 1973).
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Local number:
GA024000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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