United States of America, California, Marin County, San Rafael
Maple Lawn (San Rafael, California)
"The garden features a Maple grove, rare camellias, and imported plants and trees by Miss Boyd in 1952. She added terraces, swimming pooland full grown magnolias."
The two 35-mm slides are duplicates from the Marin County Historical Society.
Persons associated with the property include: Mrs. T. C. Arner (former owner); John F. Boyd (former owner); Louise Cook Arner Boyd (former owner);The Elks (former owner); City of San Rafael (current owner of Boyd Memorial Park); John Frederick Jordan (landscape designer in 1879); Adam Murry (Architect and Builder of Victorian, Gothic Gatehouse); Ah Sing (Chinese gardener); Louise Boyd (when house was remodeled in 1952, she redesigned part of the garden).
The folder includes slide list, garden description, Marin County Historical Society Magazine, and information sheet.
Garden has been featured in Marin County Historical Society Magazine, Volume XIV, Number 2