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Millstream 1959 - 1985

Horticulturist:
Foster, H. Lincoln
Former owner:
Foster, Laura Louise
Haven, Dorothy
Provenance:
Millbrook Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder 33 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Litchfield County, Canaan, Falls Village
Connecticut
Falls Village
Millstream (Falls Village, Connecticut)
Date:
1959
1959-1985
1959 - 1985
Notes:
Millstream is a six acre alpine, woodland, and wildflower garden. It is the creation of the late Laura Louise and H. Lincoln Foster, botanical artist and authors. Rhododendrons and azaleas overlook a variety of plants including phloxes, primroses, saxifrages, and ferns, naturalized in a setting accented by rocks, a brook, and trees.
Persons associated with the garden include: Dorothy Haven (former owner, 1934 - 1969); Laura Louise Foster (former owner, 1969 - 1988); and H. Lincoln Foster (horticulturist, 1950 -1988).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet and maps with features.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT284000
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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