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Jane M. Simpson Photographs

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Jane M. Simpson Photographs
Identifier
AAG.GCA.JMS
Scope and Content
The Jane M. Simpson Series within the Garden Club of America Collection consists of approximately (150) 35mm slides (1939-1952 and undated) and one reel of 16mm color film (c. 1942) photographed and compiled by Jane M. Simpson of Grosse Pointe, Michigan. The slides and film document various private and public gardens and sites across the United States including Simpson's own garden. According to the donor, "Jane Simpson took all the photos except those that are marked on the back."
Photographer
Simpson, Jane M.
Biographical Note
Jane M. Simpson (1888-1969) of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, was the photographer of most of the slides in this series. She was involved with various garden-based community initiatives including support of the Detroit branch of the Woman's National Farm and Garden Association and the Grosse Pointe War Memorial.
Date
1939-1952
Photographer
Simpson, Jane M.
Extent
150 Photographic slides (color)
1 Film reel (16mm color film)
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Type
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographic slides
Film reels
AAG.GCA.JMS
AAG.GCA.JMS
AAG
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb644440bac-ecc9-4630-bb8e-5d979ee48d1f
sova.aag.gca.jms
Record ID
ebl-1640631653082-1640631653089-0
Turtle Lake Farms, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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