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Finderne House 1970-1992

Physical description:
2 folders+ 28 35 mm. slides, 4 photoprints; 5 transparencies; 16 negatives
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Hunterdon County, Tewksbury, Oldwick
New Jersey
Oldwick
Finderne House (Oldwick, New Jersey)
Date:
1970
1970-1992
Notes:
This site is noted for its fenced vegetable garden, with two plantings per year. The vegetables are closely planted in a geometrical scheme, and are complemented by garden borders and fruit trees, such as apples and pears. Lavender edging, morning glories climbing back porch posts, and a colonial picket fence complete the design.
Summary:
The folders include worksheets, photocopies of articles about the garden, and additional information.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in "The Garden of Hannah Wister," in Country Gardens, pp. 143-144
Garden has been featured in Mary Tonetti Dorra, "As Pretty as Flowers," House Beautiful, Vol. 136, No. 9 (September 1994), pp. 110-115
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NJ191000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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