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Mediterranean Garden 1970 - 2001

Former owner:
Merrifield, Winnifred
Aikenhead, Donald T.
Hunter, Laura M.
Bishop, Laura M.
Colhoun, Stephen D.
Landscape architect:
Ray, Eloise A. 1905-1995
Provenance:
Sasqua Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder 12 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Fairfield County, Fairfield
Connecticut
Fairfield
Mediterranean Garden (Fairfield, Connecticut)
Date:
1970
1970-2001
1970 - 2001
Notes:
Today, as in the past, this is a green and white garden, with white clematis, white dogwoods, and white impatiens. The ten by twenty-foot geometric shaped flowerbed is the focal point of the garden. This is where bulbs and annuals change with the seasons.
Persons associated with the garden include: Winnefred Merrifield (former owner, 1954-1959); Donald T. Aikengead (former owner, 1959-1965); Laura M. Hunter (former owner, 1965-1972); Laura M. Bishop (former owner, 1972-1979); Stephen D. Colhoun (former owner, 1979-1985); and Eloise Ray (landscape architect, early 1970s).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet, magazine article, newspaper article, and maps with features.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT285000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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