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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Old home

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
The back door - entered by an old brick step - covered with an arch of Bougainvillea and English ivy.Groot Constantia - the government wine farm - named after Constance, wife of Adriaan van der Stel - contains 140,000 vines. The house, built in 1685, is a wonderful example of the architecture and excellence of the work of that time. [Shantz travel journal, Aug. 18, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19190818_36071_m
Created: 
1919-08-18
City: 
Cape Town
City Then: 
Cape Town
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
South Africa
Country Then: 
South Africa
Place: 
Groot Constantia
Province: 
Western Cape
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No