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The Schmitz Garden, 1975-2002

Physical description:
1 folder+ 10 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Union County, Summit
New Jersey
Summit
The Schmitz Garden (Summit, New Jersey)
Date:
1975
1975-2002
Notes:
The garden was designed as an English cottage garden complete with hedge rows, a wooden fence and rose-covered garden house. The flower beds, in the slides, are full of roses, hollyhocks, and many other lush perennials.
Persons associated with the gardens include: Mr. and Mrs. David Stiles (former owners, 1936-1980).
Summary:
The folder includes a work sheet, site plans, garden features description, and copies of newspaper articles.
Publications:
Garden featured in Judith Hapson, "Have a Garden Party," The Courier News, June 11, 1993, pp. B6-B7
Garden featured in David and Jeanie Stiles, "Garden Projects You Can Build", pp 116
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NJ310000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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