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Newberry Garden c. 1930

Former owners:
Newberry, Truman Handy Mr. Mrs.
Nurserymen:
Lewis & Valentine Nurseries, Inc
Physical description:
1 folder+ 1 slide (photograph)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Michigan, Wayne County, Grosse Pointe
Michigan
Grosse Pointe
Newberry Garden (Grosse Pointe, Michigan)
Date:
1930
1930-1930
c 1930
Notes:
This garden in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, belonged to Mr. and Mrs. Truman Handy Newberry. Newberry was a businessman and political figure who served as Secretary of the Navy in 1908-1909 and was a U. S. Senator between 1919 and 1922. The house and garden are no longer extant, although the street name Newberry Place commemorates their site.
Persons and firms associated with the property include: Mr. and Mrs. Truman Handy Newberry (former owners, 1914-c. 1945) and Lewis & Valentine Nurseries (nurserymen).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet, a photocopy of the image, and a biographical sketch of Truman Handy Newberry.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
MI082000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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