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Simonds Garden 1999-2002

Physical description:
1 folder+ 13 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Nebraska, Douglas County, Omaha
Nebraska
Omaha
Simonds Garden (Omaha, Nebraska)
Date:
1999
1999-2002
Notes:
A classical garden intended for relaxing and entertaining, inspired and supplied with garden ornaments by the designer's European travels. The garden is along the east and north sides of the house. Lattice work is a unifying design element, linking various areas of the garden. A 55 foot pool runs the length of the house, flanked on the north and south by antique lead swan fountains. To the north, sits a garden house overlooking the pool. On the east, west axis a fountain sits opposite the house's front entry.
Person(s) associated with the property and garden include: Francis Simonds, Jr. (Garden designer, 1984).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet, site plans, script from slide presentation, garden features, a plant list and newspaper articles.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in Sunday World Herald, Omaha, Nebraska, June 12, 1994, 1F-2F
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NE007000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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