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Levin Garden 1993-1998

Former owner:
Milman, Harry
Milman, Ada
Landscaper:
Van Der Pol, Marius
Medeiros, Eduardo
Architect:
Tafel, Edgar
Krosinsky, Marvin
Frauwirth, Martin
Sculptor:
Turnbull, William
King, William
Newman, Howard
Jajac, Jeff
Horticulturist:
Haskell, Allen C.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 16 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Bristol County, Dartmouth
Massachusetts
Dartmouth
Levin Garden (Dartmouth, Massachusetts)
Date:
1993
1993-1998
Notes:
"There is an enclosed rose garden, shade garden and serpentine lawns surrounding the house. The house was designed by an apprentice to Frank Lloyd Wright. Stone walls set off species of daylilies. There is an natural pond area and outdoor sculpture."
The garden won the 1995 Gold Medal Visiting Garden Award from the Massachusetts Horicultural Society.
Persons associated with the property include: Harry and Ada Milman (former owners, 1946-1971); Marius Van Der Pol (landscaper, 1947); Eduardo Medeiros (landscaper, 1971); Edgar Tafel (architect, 1946); Allen C. Haskell (landscape designer and horticulturist, 1971-1979); Marvin Krosinsky (architect, 1971); Martin Frauwirth (architect, 1971); William Turnbull (sculptor); William King (sculptor); Howard Newman (sculptor); and Jeff Jajac (sculptor).
Summary:
The folder includes a list of slides and worksheet.
Publications:
The garden was featured in the Boston Globe, Spring 1998
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
MA154000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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