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Ferncote ca. 1930

Former owner:
Francke, Jane B.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 17 glass lantern slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, New York, Nassau County, Oyster Bay, Brookville
New York
Brookville
Ferncote (Brookville, New York)
Date:
1930
ca 1930
Notes:
Ferncote was once part of the Glenby property. Jane Francke moved from Glenby to Ferncote (the gardener's cottage) after the death of her husband, Luis, in 1938. In 1939, Mrs. Francke sold the main house and garden, but kept the rest of the property. [See Glenby, NY110, for original property information.]
Persons and Organizations associated with the garden include: Jane B. Francke (former owner, 1938-1953).
Summary:
The folder includes a work sheet, narrative garden description, features plan, and copy of plan for rose garden (1927).
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NY841000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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