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Branford House

Object Details

sova.aag.gca_ref22168
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6997f127d-0b8c-4c5e-b06d-59dc33df599a
General
Garden bulldozed into the sea in the 1940's. The owner was the son of Florida's richest real estate developers. Inherited a fortune at age 50 and commissioned a huge house and garden.
Creator
Plant, Morton F., M/M
Architect
Lowell, Guy
Landscape architect
Sargent, A. R.
Creator
University of Connecticut
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Place
Connecticut -- Groton
United States of America -- Connecticut -- New London County -- Groton
Topic
Spring
Fountains
Cascades
Balustrades
Containers
Italian gardens
Formal gardens
Campuses
Universities
Sculpture
Creator
Plant, Morton F., M/M
Architect
Lowell, Guy
Landscape architect
Sargent, A. R.
Creator
University of Connecticut
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The Garden Club of America collection
The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / Connecticut / CT112: Groton -- Branford 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
1902
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Identifier
AAG.GCA, Item CT112035
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_ref22168
Large EAD
AAG.GCA
AAG
Record ID
ebl-1643208220039-1643210177733-1
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