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Cypress Gardens

Object Details

sova.aag.hol_ref501
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb60f55d394-c8e3-4911-8396-131f2023c515
General
A successful writer and entrepreneur, Benjamin R. Kittredge Sr., owned 163 acres in a swamp near Charleston. The Cypress swamp is now a beautiful water garden where once rice was grown as a cash crop. Benjamin R. Kittredge, Jr. donated Cypress Gardens to the City of Charleston in 1963.
Creator
Kittredge, Benjamin R.
Provenance
Hollerith, Nannie Talcott, 1898-1985
Hollerith, Virginia
Collection Creator
Hollerith family
Collection Photographer
Hollerith, Lucia Beverly, 1891-1982
Collection Creator
Hollerith, Herman, 1860-1929
Collection Photographer
Hollerith, Nannie Talcott, 1898-1985
Hollerith, Virginia
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Georgetown Garden Club
Place
South Carolina -- Charleston
United States of America -- South Carolina -- Charleston County -- Charleston
Topic
Spring
Cypress
Rivers
Creator
Kittredge, Benjamin R.
Provenance
Hollerith, Nannie Talcott, 1898-1985
Hollerith, Virginia
See more items in
Hollerith Family slide collection
Hollerith Family slide collection / Gardens and Sites / South Carolina / SC030: Moncks Corner-- Cypress Gardens
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
04/01/1973
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Identifier
AAG.HOL, Item SC030_HOL003
Type
Archival materials
Slides
Collection Citation
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Hollerith Family Slide 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.HOL_ref501
AAG.HOL
AAG
Record ID
ebl-1521747716617-1521747716709-1
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