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Kewn ca. 1930-1950

Former owner:
Duffy, Gilbert L. Mrs
Landscape architect:
Ester, Oliver
Physical description:
1 folder+ 20 35 mm. slides and 3 glass lantern slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Washington, King County, Seattle
Washington (State)
Seattle
Kewn (Seattle, Washington)
Date:
1930
1930-1950
ca 1930-1950
Notes:
The name "Kewn" means "Peaceful Place in the Forest." The garden was created after Mrs. Duffy had visited Kew gardens in England. Mr. Cole, from England, was hired to create a revised Kew garden for her on Puget Sound.
Persons associated with the garden include: Mrs. Gilbert Le Baron Duffy (former owner); Fred Cole (landscape architect); Edwin Fabbe (landscape architect); and Oliver Ester (landscape architect).
Summary:
The folder includes work sheets, site map and copies of articles.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
WA002000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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