Plantations, Blake's Plantation

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Title:
Plantations, Blake's Plantation
Date:
1923
Description:
5" X 7" photo of large group of men and women milling around in front of a building. Porch (of the building) has logs for columns. Appears to be the old Blake House which was bought in 1898 for the Santee Club. Group is identified as the members of the American Association of Museums when in Charleston for their annual meeting in 1923. This meeting coincided with the 150th anniversary of the Charleston Museum.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Plantation Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Personal or Corporate Subject:
South Carolina. Dept. of Natural Resources, American Association of Museums. Meeting
Topical Subject:
Plantations -- South Carolina, Clubs, Natural areas
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Charleston County (S.C.)
Note:
The land is now part of the Santee Coastal Reserve managed by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.
Shelving Locator:
1978.78.3
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
800 ppi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival Masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2011, The Charleston Museum Archives. All rights reserved. For more information contact The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29403.