La Mortola botanical garden, view of superintendent S. W. McLeod Braggins near an entrance, Ventimiglia, Italy, 1929
- La Mortola botanical garden, view of superintendent S. W. McLeod Braggins near an entrance, Ventimiglia, Italy, 1929
- Alternative title
- Giardini Botanici Hanbury
- Cornell, Ralph D.
- Date Created
- April 1929
- Ralph D. Cornell Papers, 1925-1972
The Giardini Botanici Hanbury (also known as La Mortola, or Hanbury Botanical Garden, or Villa Hanbury), on the cape of Mortola, are major botanical gardens operated by the University of Genoa. The gardens were founded by Sir Thomas Hanbury, a British entrepreneur, after he had made his fortune in China.
S. W. McLeod Braggins, superintendent of La Mortola botanical gardens, sitting on a brick wall underneath a tree near one of the entrances to the gardens.
- 1 photographic negative
- 4 x 5 inches
- b&w nitrate negative
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