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Adena

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The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / Ohio / OH002: Chillicothe -- Adena
Identifier
AAG.GCA, Item OH002001
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.
Creator
Worthington, Thomas
Architect
Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 1764-1820
Date
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Extent
1 Photograph (lantern slide, hand-colored, 3.25 x 4 in.)
General
The Worthington Family hired Benjamin Latrobe to design their house and grounds in 1803. The gardens were positioned on the east side of the house. The formal gardens were displayed on terraces. Stone terraced walls reflected the stone façade of the house. Persons associated with the garden include Thomas Worthington (former owner 1797) and Benjamin Labtrobe (house and grounds designer 1806-1807).
Mount reads: "Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "75."
Historic plate caption: "Adena; Chillicothe, Ohio."
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.
Type
Archival materials
Photographs
Lantern slides
Genre/Form
Lantern slides
Collection Rights
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Creator
Worthington, Thomas
Architect
Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 1764-1820
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Topic
Walls (building)
Stones
Stairs
Arbors
Place
Ohio -- Chillicothe
United States of America -- Ohio -- Ross County -- Chillicothe
Collection Citation
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Large EAD
AAG.GCA
AAG.GCA_ref15646
AAG
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb629ce1897-7066-4fc8-9197-785d47189323
sova.aag.gca_ref15646
Record ID
ebl-1643208220039-1643210184689-1
Adena: [between 1914 and 1949?]
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