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Teapot

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Donor Name:
Smithsonian Institution
Culture:
Chinese
Object Type:
Teapot
Place:
China, Asia
Accession Date:
1966-Mar-22
Specimen Count:
2
Record Last Modified:
1 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
265970
USNM Number:
E404337-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.

Highland Farm [lantern slide]

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Creator:
Williams, Andrew Murray
Highlands Historical Society
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Maine, York County, York, York Harbor
Highland Farm (York Harbor, Maine)
Maine
York Harbor
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena."
Historic plate number: "4."
Historic plate caption: "Mrs. A. Murray Williams."
Topic:
Summer
Flower beds
Weather vanes
Houses
Local number:
ME019008
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Scott Garden] [slide]: woodland gardens

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Photographer:
Scott, Theodore, Jr.
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm. slide
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Virginia, Orange County, Orange
Virginia
Orange
Scott Garden (Orange, Va.)
Date:
1994
1994 Apr
Topic:
Gardens
Woodland gardens
Azaleas
Stones
Local number:
VA258006
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Hubbard Garden] [slide]: Dianthus (pinks)

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Photographer:
Hubbard, Penney C
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Maryland, Baltimore
Maryland
Baltimore
Hubbard Garden (Baltimore, Maryland)
Date:
1996
1996 May
Topic:
Gardens
Pinks (Plants)
Stones
Rocks
Perennials
Local number:
MD188044
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Saltonstall Garden] [slide]: border along fence surrounding vegetable garden, 1998

view [Saltonstall Garden] [slide]: border along fence surrounding vegetable garden, 1998 digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Marshall, Barbara M.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Chestnut Hill
Massachusetts
Chestnut Hill
Saltonstall Garden (Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts)
Date:
1998
1998 Jun
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Perennials
Vegetable gardening
Fences--wooden
Garden borders
Lawns
Sculpture
Evergreens
Local number:
MA157011
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Dane Garden] [slide]: raised beds of vegetable garden behind hedge

view [Dane Garden] [slide]: raised beds of vegetable garden behind hedge digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Marshall, Barbara M.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Chestnut Hill
Massachusetts
Chestnut Hill
Dane Garden (Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts)
Date:
1995
1995 May
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Lawns
Hedges
Shrubs
Vegetable gardening
Raised bed gardening
Local number:
MA158012
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Mockingbird Farms] [slide (photograph)]: the community garden viewed from the adjacent home; evening trumpetflower grows on the fence in the foreground

view [Mockingbird Farms] [slide (photograph)]: the community garden viewed from the adjacent home; evening trumpetflower grows on the fence in the foreground digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Dunklin, Elsie Norman
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Texas, Dallas County, Dallas
Texas
Dallas
Mockingbird Farms (Dallas, Texas)
Date:
2012
2012 Mar
Topic:
Gardens
Lawns
Shrubs
Trees
Vegetable gardening
Fences--wooden
Climbing plants
Community gardens
Local number:
TX102002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Walden] [lantern slide]: a formal garden

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Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Illinois, Lake County, Lake Forest
Illinois
Lake Forest
Walden (Lake Forest, Illinois)
Date:
1910
1935
[between 1910 and 1935]
Notes:
Historic plate number: "10."
Topic:
Formal gardens
Roses
Flower beds
Standard
Garden borders
Hedges
Gardens
Local number:
IL025005
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh] [lantern slide]: a rock garden, with lilies of the valley in the foreground

view [Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh] [lantern slide]: a rock garden, with lilies of the valley in the foreground digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Durand, Herbert
Physical description:
1 photograph lantern slide, hand-colored
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United Kingdom, Scotland, Edinburgh
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (Edinburgh, Scotland)
Date:
1915
1935
[between 1915 and 1935]
Notes:
Mount reads: "Mr. Herbert Durand, member-at-large."
Historic plate number: "26."
Historic plate caption: "Edinburgh; Royal Botanic Gardens."
Topic:
Rock gardens
Botanical gardens
Local number:
SCT002004
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Hedgleigh Spring]: vegetable garden

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Photographer:
Staples, Susan
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Swarthmore
Hedgleigh Spring (Swarthmore, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1998
1998 Jun
Summary:
Vegetable garden.
Topic:
Perennials
Fences
Vegetable gardening
Plant supports
Local number:
PA347013
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Duck Hill] [slide]: herb garden in summer

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Photographer:
Dickey, Page
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New York, Westchester County, North Salem
New York
North Salem
Duck Hill (North Salem, New York)
Date:
2001
2001 Jun
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Arbors
Hedges
Sundials
Edging, brick
Herb gardens
Box
Walkways, stone
Benches
Local number:
NY130004
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

Clay Garden [lantern slide]

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Creator:
Clay, C. C., Mrs
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, California, Alameda County, Piedmont
Clay Garden (Piedmont, California)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
Rhododendron pink pearl backed by pink roses and edged with white English daisies makes a charming picture in the same garden.
Historic plate number: "29."
Topic:
Spring
Rose arbors
Daisies
Rhododendrons
Flowering shrubs
Arches
Local number:
CA037002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

Woodburn, The Governor's House [slide]: the formal parterre garden. before restoration

view Woodburn, The Governor's House [slide]: the formal parterre garden. before restoration digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Bissell, Georgina W.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Delaware, Kent County, Dover
Delaware
Dover
Woodburn, The Governor's House (Dover, Delaware)
Date:
1959
1959 Apr
Notes:
Purchased by the State of Delaware in 1965 to serve as the governor's residence, Woodburn was built in 1790-91. The gardens have been subsequently restored and expanded.
Summary:
The folder documenting this image includes data sheets and other information.
Topic:
Ponds
Walkways, grass
Birdhouses
Fields
Formal gardens
Lawns
Shrubs
Garages
Flowering trees
Outdoor furniture
Women
Benches
Gardens
Local number:
DE012002
11544
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Short Glade Farm] [slide]: herb, knot and vegetable gardens

view [Short Glade Farm] [slide]: herb, knot and vegetable gardens digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Bumgardner, Deedy
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Virginia, Augusta County, Mount Solon
Virginia
Mount Solon
Short Glade Farm (Mount Solon, Va.)
Date:
1997
1997 Jun
Summary:
Herb, knot and vegetable garden.
Topic:
Gardens
Herb gardens
Vegetable gardening
Topiary work
Gazebos
Bird feeders
Knot gardens
Local number:
VA259018
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Coke Garden] [slide]: rose garden

view [Coke Garden] [slide]: rose garden digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Hunt, Caroline L
Provenance:
Founders Garden Club of Dallas
Subject:
Toner, Joseph M (Joseph Meredith) 1825-1896
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Texas, Dallas
Texas
Dallas
Coke Garden (Dallas, Texas)
Date:
1996
1996 Jul. 15
Notes:
Vertical slide.
Summary:
White garden.
Topic:
Gardens
Rose gardens
Gazebos
Sculpture
Garden borders
Lawns
Summer
Local number:
TX008009
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[The Community Garden] [digital image]: summer squash, zinnias, beans, sunflowers and tomatoes

view [The Community Garden] [digital image]: summer squash, zinnias, beans, sunflowers and tomatoes digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Gadsen, Lisa
Physical description:
1 digital image: col., JPEG file
Type:
Digital images
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Mercer County, Lambertville
New Jersey
Millburn
The Community Garden (Millburn, New Jersey)
Date:
2012
2012 Jul
Topic:
Gardens
Community gardens
Vegetable gardening
Walkways, gravel
Flower beds
Summer
Local number:
NJ619011
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

Hampton National Historic Site [lantern slide]

view Hampton National Historic Site [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Ridgely, Charles Carnan
Ridgely, John
Ridgely, Eliza
Slide manufacturer:
Van Altena, Edward
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Maryland, Baltimore County, Towson
Maryland
Towson
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
The elaborately planned boxwood garden was laid out in 1810 and is typical of that period of gardening, a remarkable example of the revival of the intricately designed knot gardens of the 17th century. Each generation has cared for the old and added something of its own.
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena."
Historic plate number: "36, 45."
Historic plate caption: "Hampton, Baltimore, Maryland."
Topic:
Gardens
Summer
Box
Urns
Parterres
Local number:
MD008002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site [slide]

view Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site [slide] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Van Altena, Edward
Provenance:
Poinier, Lois W.
Physical description:
1 slide: glass lantern, col. ; 3 x 5 in
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New York, Orange County, Newburgh
New York
Newburgh
Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site (Newburgh, New York)
Date:
1930
[1930?]
Notes:
Glass lantern slide image is copy of older painting. No 35 mm. slide exists.
Topic:
Summer
Animals
Sheep
Horses
Cattle
Houses
Men
Gardens
Local number:
NY145001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

Rockmarge [photoprint] rock garden

view Rockmarge [photoprint] rock garden digital asset number 1
Photographer:
J. Horace McFarland Company
Physical description:
1 photographic print (mounted on cardboard): black and white; mount 8.5 x 10.5 in
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Essex County, Beverly
Massachusetts
Pride's Crossing
Rockmarge (Prides Crossing, Massachusetts)
Date:
1928
06/04/1928
Notes:
Aubrieta variety Arabis alpina florepleno.
Topic:
Spring
Rock gardens
Perennials
Rocks
Gardens
Local number:
MA020039
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
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Additional Online Media:

[Green Garden] [lantern slide]

view [Green Garden] [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Green, Eldridge, Mrs
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, California, Alameda County, Piedmont
Green Garden (Piedmont, California)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
Mrs. Eldridge Green's herb garden inclused roses of an older generation to make it a most fragrant spot.
Historic plate number: "25."
Historic plate caption: "California."
Topic:
Herb gardens
Flagstone
Chairs
Tables
Containers
Outdoor furniture
Roses
Umbrellas (garden)
Local number:
CA035001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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