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Noyes Garden ca. 1960

Physical description:
1 folder+ 2 mounted transparencies
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Maine, Hancock County, Manset
Maine
Manset
Noyes Garden (Manset, Maine)
Date:
1960
ca 1960
Notes:
This one-acre property on the coast of Maine has a view of Soames sound. The garden was created by a retired wharf worker and his wife. A white picket fence divided the garden from the front yard. It measured nine by 44 feet. A lathhouse provided shade and protection for the fuschias and begonias. The garden was filled with vegetables, fuschias, begonias, and dahlias; and became a welcome place for neighbors and strangers to visit.
Person(s) associated with the garden include(s): Mr. and Mrs. John A. Noyes (former owners).
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Summary:
The folder includes a work sheet and copies of two newspaper articles.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Gardens, PO Box 37012, Capital Gallery, Suite 3300, MRC 506, Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
ME110000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_243155

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