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A Contemplative Garden 2002

Provenance:
Chestnut Hill Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder+ 9 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Brookline
Massachusetts
Brookline
A Contemplative Garden (Brookline, Massachusetts)
Date:
2002
Notes:
'A Contemplative Garden' is a Japanese garden of dry ponds and rivers surrounding a square moss lawn. Beyond the dry ponds and river is a Japanese tea house tucked in amongst stately pines and other evergreens.
People associated with this estate include: Julie Moir Messervy (landscape architect, 1994) and Linda Hamlin (architect, 1991).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet, garden features descriptions, site plans, and copies of newspaper clippings.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
MA324000
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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