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Backyard, probably 237 Church Street, New Haven
after 1907
Photographer:Photographed by Unknown
Photography; autochrome on glass sealed with black paper tape
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 4 x 5in. (10.2 x 12.7cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Peabody Museum of Archeology and Ethnology
Description: View from a terrace with a stone balustrade overlooking a grassy lawn surrounded by a path. Flowers, including roses, are in a circular flower bed in the center of the yard and in two curved parterres adjoining the path. The flowering shrub at the left appears to be a lilac. A greenhouse and a brick building are in the background, partially concealed by large trees. Utility wires cross the upper part of the image.
Technique Note: The autochrome process was introduced to the United States in 1907.
Object Number: 2001.145.41
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