2 folders+ 9 35 mm. slides (photographs) and 4 photographic prints
Mixed archival materials
United States of America, Virginia, Orange County, Orange
Orangewood (Orange, Virginia)
The acre property was established in 1923. The design can be described as a town garden with a boxwood parterre and central fountain. A statue of Diana and a rose arbor are the most prominent features. Other elements include a meditation garden, herb garden, seasonal plants, fruit trees, and walnut trees.
Person associated with the garden include: Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Slaughter (former owners, 1923-1956); Mr. and Mrs. Fred Mench (former owners, 1966-1986); and Gardner Brown and Sondra Gillice (former owners, 1986-2004).