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Dean Garden: Nemours 1938-1963

Former owners:
Dean, J. Simpson Mr. Mrs.
Landscape architect:
Chamberlin, Noel
Physical description:
1 folder+ 3 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Delaware, New Castle County, Montchanin
Delaware
Montchanin
Dean Garden: Nemours (Montchanin, Delaware)
Date:
1938
1938-1963
Notes:
Sharing a name with its more famous Delaware counterpart, this site features a formal garden designed in 1928 by Noel Chamberlin on the site of an old croquet court. Bricks in the walks were originally in the sidewalks of Wilmington. Plantings include rhododendrons, azaleas, hollies, magnolias, dogwood, and tree peonies imported from Japan.
Persons associated with the property include: Mr. and Mrs. J. Simpson Dean (former owners) and Noel Chamberlin (landscape architect, 1928).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets and other information.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
DE037000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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