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Raymond Garden ca. 1960-1994

Landscape architect:
Stege, Friede
Former owners:
Raymond, James Mr. Mrs.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 12 safety film negatives; 2 photographic prints
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Fairfield County, Norwalk
Connecticut
Norwalk
Raymond Garden (Norwalk, Connecticut)
Date:
1960
1960-1994
ca 1960-1994
Notes:
This visually striking site was designed by landscape architect Friede Stege. It featured stone walls and stairs, sculpture, and a Japanese garden including bamboo fencing, a torii gate, and raked gravel. It was situated along Long Island Sound, an area often photographed by Molly Adams, in the Wilson Point section of Norwalk, Connecticut.
Persons associated with the garden include Friede Stege (landscape architect, ca. 1955) and Mr. and Mrs. James Raymond (former owners, ca. 1957).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets and a photocopied page from an article with a photograph of the garden.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in "Gardener's Year," House and Garden, February 1957
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT356000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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