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[Oldgate] [slide (photograph)]: hand-colored rendering of garden plan

view [Oldgate] [slide (photograph)]: hand-colored rendering of garden plan digital asset number 1
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. 35mm
Type:
Reproductions
Plans (drawings)
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Hartford County, Farmington
Connecticut
Farmington
Oldgate (Farmington, Connecticut)
Date:
1900
1905
Circa 1900-1905
Notes:
Built in 1780 by William Sprats, London, while prisoner of war.
35mm copy of plan, from Evan R. Cowles. Family lore is that the design is attributed to Olmsted firm. However, this has not been confirmed by records at hte Olmsted National Historic Site.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT100002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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