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Llanengan ca. 1910-1930

Landscape Architect:
Roberts, H. Radcliff
Medary, Milton B
Former owner:
Roberts, G. Brinton Mrs
Physical description:
2 folders+ 6 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Lower Merion Township, Bala Cynwyd
Pennsylvania
Bala Cynwyd
Llanengan (Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1910
1930
ca 1910-1930
Notes:
The house, built in 1900 was Tudor in style. A long grass path led to a sunken garden with a fountain, which was copied from the Piazza Farnese in Rome. The house was demolished and the property was developed ca. 1950.
Persons and organizations associated with the garden include: Milton B. Medary (architect and landscape architect, 1900); H. Radlciffe Roberts (landscape architect); G. Brinton Roberts (former owner, 1900-1946); Penn Park Apartments (former owner, 1946-ca. 1950); and Germantown Savings Bank (ca. 1950-present).
The original glass lantern image of PA035001 is located at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, Philadelphia, PA.
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Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet and copies of articles.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Gardens, PO Box 37012, Capital Gallery, Suite 3300, MRC 506, Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
PA035000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_246588

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