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Reflections ca 1960

Architect:
Armstrong, Harris
Physical description:
2 folders+ 1 8 X10 photoprint, 1 slide, and 1 color transparency
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Missouri, St Louis County, Glendale
Missouri
Kirkwood
Reflections (Kirkwood, Missouri)
Date:
1960
ca 1960
Notes:
Harris Armstrong built the combination guest house and studio on his home property. Armstrong dammed a brook on the property, creating a pond. An egg-shaped island is located in the center. Armstrong uses lotus and water lilies set in the pond. A metal strip set in concrete set around the perimeter of the pond prevents erosion.
Person(s) associated with the garden include(s): Mr. and Mrs. Harris Armstrong (former owners); and Mr. Harris Armstrong (architect).
Summary:
The folders include a work sheet, copies of page from Treasury of American Gardens.
Publications:
Garden featured in James M. Fitch and F. F. Rockwell, Treasury of American Gardens(New York: Harper & Brothers, 1956)
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
MO033000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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