Hermitage Plantation framed photograph
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Hermitage Plantation framed photograph

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Harris, Sherrie.
Title: Hermitage Plantation framed photograph
Dates: unknown
Extent: 0.1 cubic feet (1 oversize folder)
Identification: MS 2302

Biographical/Historical Note

Hermitage Plantation is located outside of Savannah, Georgia. It was built in 1830 and was owned by the French settler, the Marquis de Montalet. The house was designed by Charles B. Cluskey who was known for his Greek revival style of architecture.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains an undated framed photograph of Hermitage Plantation in Savannah, Georgia. The photograph features two young African Americans sitting atop a well in the foreground with the Hermitage Plantation house in the background.


Index Terms

African Americans--Georgia--Savannah.
Hermitage Plantation (Savannah, Ga.)
Photographs.
Plantations--Georgia--Savannah.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.