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Knight-Ford Garden 2002-2003

Landscape architect:
Taylor, Albert Davis
Provenance:
Country Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder+ 10 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Ohio, Wood County, Perrysburg
Ohio
Perrysburg
Knight-Ford Garden (Perrysburg, Ohio)
Date:
2002
2002-2003
Notes:
Established in 1908, the Knight-Ford Garden covers 14 acres. Original 1920s features include balustrades, glagstone terrace, stone benches and fountain. The 1920s wrought iron gates were brought from the present owner's family home.
Persons and firms associated with the garden include: Mrs. and Mrs. George Ross Ford (former owners, 1908); Mrs. and Mrs. Geroge Ross Ford, II. (former owners, 1965-1967); Mr. Robert Lloyd (former owner, 1969-1972); Mils, Rhines, Bellman and Nordhoff (architects, 1920s); Albert D. Taylor (landscape architect, 1920s); Michael Ducat (architect, 1980-1982); and Peter R. Peirce (architect, 1980-1982).
Summary:
The folder includes a work sheet, site plan and copy of photograph of fountain.
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Herb gardens
Local number:
OH219000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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