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Laywell Farm ca. 1930-1940

Creator:
Jeanes, Henry S., Jr, Mrs
Physical description:
2 folders+ 5 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Chester County, Devon
Pennsylvania
Devon
Laywell Farm (Devon, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930-1940
Notes:
Laywell farm, built in 1843, was a working farm through the 1960s. During the 1910s and 1920s, the grass lawn was crossed by brick paths running east-west and north-south. Weeping mulberry trees were planted in each quarter.
Persons and organizations associated with the garden include: Henry S. Jeanes (former owner, 1906-1935); and Henry S. Jeanes, Jr. (former owner, 1935-1970).
Summary:
The folders include work sheets, photoprints, and copies of articles.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
PA051000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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