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Unidentified Garden in Connecticut, No. 1 circa 1960-1994

Landscape designer:
Fanning, James
Architect:
Barnes, Edward Larrabee 1915-
Physical description:
1 folder+ 3 photoprints; 14 negatives
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut
Connecticut
Unidentified Garden (Connecticut)
Date:
1960
1960-1994
circa 1960-1994
Notes:
This site in a wooded setting features extensive use of stonework and shade plants. It was designed by James Fanning, while the house was the work of architect Edward Larrabee Barnes. At least three Connecticut jobs designed by Barnes may be possibilities: the Buck House in Lakeville, the Marster House in Litchfield, and the Osborn House in Salisbury. This is one of several unidentified Connecticut gardens photographed by Molly Adams.
Persons associated with the garden include: James Fanning (landscape designer) and Edward Larrabee Barnes (architect).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets and photocopies of magazine articles with images of the garden.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in John R. Rebhan, "How to Carpet Your Garden," Popular Gardening (July 1960), pp. 34-35
Garden has been featured in "Round in Round," Flower Grower-The Home Garden Magazine, vol. 49, no. 8 (August 1962), p. 30
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT335000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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