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Pointe D'Acadie

Former owner:
Browning, Edward Mrs  Search this
Creator:
Porcupine Islands  Search this
Provenance:
Garden Club of Mount Desert  Search this
Collection Creator:
Garden Club of America  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (lantern slide, hand-colored, 3.25 x 4 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Lantern slides
Place:
Pointe D'Acadie (Bar Harbor, Maine)
United States of America -- Maine -- Hancock County -- Mount Desert
Date:
[between 1914 and 1949?]
General:
Mrs. Edward Browning's place, "Pointe D'Acadie", is stretched out on a long point opposite one of the Porcupine Islands. This view shows part of one of the spreading lawns and a perennial border. Like many of the older places along this part of the shore, the magnificent conifers planted years ago. Mrs. Browning specialized in seedling delphiniums.
Historic plate number: "18."
Historic plate caption: "Mount [Desert], Mrs. Edward Browning, Porcupine Island from Lawn."
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Islands  Search this
Lawns  Search this
Garden borders  Search this
Seaside gardening  Search this
Gardens -- Maine -- Bar Harbor  Search this
Genre/Form:
Lantern slides
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
Identifier:
AAG.GCA, Item ME011001
See more items in:
The Garden Club of America collection
The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / Maine / ME011: Mount Desert -- Unidentified
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-gca-ref8352

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