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Peterloon 1954

Landscape architect:
Kenney, Henry Fletcher
Architect:
Delano, William Adams
Delano & Aldrich
Provenance:
Cincinnati Town and Country Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder+ 6 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Ohio, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
Ohio
Cincinnati
Peterloon (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Date:
1954
1954-1954
Notes:
The garden existed on three of 1,200 total acres. In 1954, the Garden Club of America Annual Meeting publication reported low yew hedges that flank a wooded walk and a small herb garden. The lake and house were surrounded on three sides by woodlands. A swimming pool existed on the lower level. West of the house was a green garden with specimens of tree box. The Peterloon Foundation, a nonprofit organization, currently maintains the estate for the benefit, education, and enjoyment of Greater Cincinnati.
Person(s) associated with the property include: Delano & Aldrich (architect, 1928); A.D. Taylor (landscape designer, 1930); Henry Fletcher Kenney (landscape architect, ?); John J. Emery (former owner, 1924-197?); and Peterloon Foundation (present owners).
Summary:
The folder includes a work sheet and update sheet..
Topic:
Formal gardens
Gardens
Local number:
OH038000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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