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Sunnybrook ca. 1930-1938

Landscape Architect:
Sears, Thomas Warren 1880-1966
Eyre, Wilson 1858-1944
Architect:
Brockie, Arthur
Former owner:
Poole, Maynard
Clothier, Isaac, Jr. Mrs
Physical description:
3 folders+ 15 35 mm. slides and 9 photoprints
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Radnor
Pennsylvania
Radnor
Sunnybrook (Radnor, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1930
1938
ca 1930-1938
Notes:
"The house is immediately on the road, the lawn sloping upward behind it. Good landscape work has made of the natural contours and fine trees a place of beauty and interest. There are both formal and informal gardens and an al-fresco roof garden." (Garden Club of America, Twenty-fifth Annual Meeting Booklet)
Persons and organizations associated with the garden include: Mr. and Mrs. Isaac H. Clothier, Jr. (former owners. 1903-1964); Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Poole (former owners, 1964-?); Thomas W. Sears (landscape architect); Arthur Brockie (architect); and Wilson Eyre (architect).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet and copies of articles.
Publications:
Garden featured in Louise Bush-Brown and James Bush-Brown, Portraits of Philadelphia Gardens (Philadelphia: Dorrance and Company, 1929) pp. 171-174
Garden featured in Landscape Architecture Quarterly; April 1938, p. 122
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
PA047000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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