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Gair Garden 1930-1939

Provenance:
J. Horace McFarland Company
Creator:
Stephen Hoyt's Sons Co. Inc.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 10 photoprints
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Fairfield County, New Canaan
Connecticut
New Canaan
Gair (New Canaan, Connecticut)
Date:
1930
1930-1939
Notes:
The landscape is articulated with groupings and rows of lipped confers; yews, junipers, fir, and pine. Formal gardens, bordered by low clipped box are laid out on an axis. A small pool and fountain are located in the center medallion. The pool, set into the lawn, is surrounded by a low clipped hedge and perennial beds. A pond is naturalized with plantings of loose shrubs and dwarf conifers.
Summary:
The folder includes a catalog sheet.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT093000
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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