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Kemmerer Garden No. 2, 1967-1976

Landscape architect:
Poinier, Lois W.
Former owner:
Kemmerer, John L., Jr.
Kemmerer, Mary Elizabeth Halbach
Physical description:
1 folder+ 23 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Essex County, Millburn, Short Hills
New Jersey
Short Hills
Kemmerer Garden No. 2 (Short Hills, New Jersey)
Date:
1967
1967-1976
Notes:
This garden on Stewart Road in Short Hills was one of two designed by Lois Poinier for Mary Elizabeth Halbach Kemmerer and John L. Kemmerer, Jr. (the second was NJ352). Mrs. Kemmerer was the daughter of Ernest K. Halbach, who in 1948 had married Poinier's mother, Helen Page Wodell. The slides document construction and landscaping at the site, including a new driveway, terraces at the back of the house, and a dry stream bed.
Persons associated with the garden include: Lois Poinier (landscape architect, 1950s-1960s); and Mary Elizabeth Halbach Kemmerer and John L. Kemmerer, Jr. (former owners, ca. 1967-1976).
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Summary:
The folder includes work sheets and other information.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Gardens, PO Box 37012, Capital Gallery, Suite 3300, MRC 506, Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NJ353000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_257165

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