Plantations, Belle Isle

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Title:
Plantations, Belle Isle
Creator:
Kracke, F.D.
Date:
1920, 1929
Description:
3 1/4" X 5 1/2" image of a clapboard house side view with brick chimneys. There is heavy growth of foliage surrounding the house.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Plantation Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Marion, Francis, 1732-1795
Topical Subject:
Plantations -- South Carolina, Leaves, Trees, Spanish moss, Two-story houses
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Berkeley County (S.C.)
Note:
Belle Isle is the resting place of Francis Marion but he was known to have lived at Pond Bluff. However this house does not seem to match other image in file for Pond Bluff. Also photographer's marks put this plantation in the area of Russellville, which would more closely match Belle Isle.
Shelving Locator:
MK 3595
S.C. County:
Berkeley 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.