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Unidentified Garden in Unknown Location ca. 1960-1969

Physical description:
1 folder+ 12 contact prints
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States
Unidentified Garden (United States)
Date:
1960
1960-1969
ca 1960-1969
Notes:
This garden in a rural, wooded setting was photographed in spring with candytuft and tulips in full bloom. It featured a brick walk and patio with eating area atop a low terrace. The terrace was was set off from its adjacent lawn by a rough stone retaining wall and steps. The brick walk led along the terrace into an adjacent wooded shade garden. The front of the house featured traditional shrubs as foundation plantings. The exact location of the property is not known.
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in Alice Upham Smith, Patios, Terraces, Decks, and Roof Gardens (New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc., 1969)
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
ADM079000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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