United States of America, New York, Westchester County, Rye
Brookside (Rye, New York)
Brookside was the home of Jean Louise Flagler Matthews, granddaughter of Florida tycoon Henry Flagler. Featured in the 1967 Garden Club of America Visiting Gardens Guide, it was noted as a showplace, with "gardens and landscaping of horticultural interest and great beauty." Of particular note were thousands of naturalized daffodils on the banks and hillsides surrounding a pond.
Persons associated with the property include: Jean Louise Flagler Matthews (former owner, 1960s).
The folders include work sheets and a photocopied page from the 1967 Garden Club of America Visiting Gardens Guide.