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Indian Rock ca. 1930

Former owner:
Rosengarten, Frederic Mrs
Architect:
Willing, Sims & Talbutt
Physical description:
1 folder+ 2 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Indian Rock (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1930
ca 1930
Notes:
"The house and garden are built on a steep hillside overlooking the ravine of the Wissahickon Creek. The small formal garden with fountain, the rose garden and wood garden are terraced on the slope. Potted plants and fragments of sculpture are...arranged on the terraces." (The Garden Club of America Twenty-fifth Annual Meeting, 1938, p. 55)
Persons and organizations associated with the garden include: Frederic Rosengarten (former owner); and Willing, Sims and Talbutt (architect, landscape architect).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet and copies of articles.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
PA031000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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