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St. Amour 1918-1941

Landscape architect:
Coffin, Marian Cruger 1876-1957
Former owner:
Du Pont, Lammot 1880-1952
Physical description:
1 folder+ 3 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Delaware, New Castle County, Wilmington
Delaware
Wilmington
St. Amour (Wilmington, Delaware)
Date:
1918
1918-1941
Notes:
St. Amour was the home of Lammot du Pont. It featured a formal garden designed by Marian Coffin. The property is now part of the Tower Hill School.
Persons associated with the property include: Lammot du Pont (former owner, before 1952) and Marian Cruger Coffin (landscape architect, 1918).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets, a photocopied page from a 1927 magazine article showing the formal garden, and other information.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in Percy S. Cane, "Modern Gardens British & Foreign", special winter number of The Studio, 1926-27, p. 95
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
DE024000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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