[Oldgate] [slide (photograph)]: hand-colored rendering of garden plan
1 slide (photograph): col. 35mm
United States of America, Connecticut, Hartford County, Farmington
Oldgate (Farmington, Connecticut)
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.
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