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Holm Lea [slide]

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Creator:
Sargent, Charles Sprague
Lea, Thomas
Sargent, Ignatius
Cook
Dwight
J. Horace McFarland Company
Landscape Architect:
Downing, Andrew Jackson
Provenance:
J. Horace McFarland Company
Physical description:
1 slide: glass lantern, col.; 3 x 5 in
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Brookline
Massachusetts
Brookline
Date:
1930
Notes:
Sargent, Director of Arnold Arboretum, grew a variety of trees and shrubs on the property. Downing planted a long maple walk. Holm Lea is comprised of five or six old places of which the most important are The Cook, The Lea, and The Dwight.
Topic:
Rhododendrons
Ponds
Trees
Flowering shrubs
Local number:
MA031001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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