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McKeown Garden, 1963-1979

Landscape architect:
Poinier, Lois W.
Former owner:
McKeown, Samuel A.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 13 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Essex County, Millburn, Short Hills
New Jersey
Short Hills
McKeown Garden (Short Hills, New Jersey)
Date:
1963
1963-1979
Notes:
This garden on Park Place in Short Hills was designed by Lois Poinier when the house was constructed in 1963. The slides document construction and landscaping and include images taken several years after completion of installation. Features included extensive foundation planting, a terrace and plantings at the back of the house, and terraced borders anchored by railroad ties.
Persons associated with the garden include: Lois Poinier (landscape architect, 1963); and Samuel A. McKeown (former owner, 1963-1969).
Summary:
The folder includes work sheets and other information.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NJ364000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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