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Aiken-Rhett House

Object Details

sova.aag.gca_ref12669
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6a89c9533-98d4-4efb-974e-f4c9164bdf7f
General
The mansion was completed in 1817 and enlarged to Greek Revival style from 1833-1836. The rear courtyard has complete groups of dependencies for prominal family chicken coop, matching gothic cornshed, matching pair of gothic privys and a magnolia allee.
Creator
Charleston Museum (Charleston, S.C.)
Weller, Eleanor C.
Aiken, William Governor
Historic Charleston Foundation
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Place
South Carolina -- Charleston
United States of America -- South Carolina -- Charleston County -- Charleston
Topic
Spring
Walls, brick
Arches
Outhouses
Creator
Charleston Museum (Charleston, S.C.)
Weller, Eleanor C.
Aiken, William Governor
Historic Charleston Foundation
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The Garden Club of America collection
The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / South Carolina / SC037: Charleston -- Aiken-Rhett House
Sponsor
A project to describe images in this finding aid received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care Initiative, administered by the National Collections Program.
Extent
1 Slide (col.)
Date
04/01/1990
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Identifier
AAG.GCA, Item SC037004
Type
Archival materials
Slides
Collection Citation
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
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. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Restrictions
Access to original archival materials 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.
AAG.GCA_ref12669
Large EAD
AAG.GCA
AAG
Record ID
ebl-1643208220039-1643210186711-1
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