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Tulip Hill, 1930-1981

Former owner:
Galloway, Samuel 1720-1785
Galloway, John d. 1810
Wayson, Morgan
Former owners:
Flather, Henry H. Mr. Mrs.
Andrews, Lewis R. Mr. Mrs.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 4 lantern slides; 2 film transparencies; 9 slides (photographs)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Maryland, Anne Arundel County, Harwood
Maryland
Harwood
Tulip Hill (Harwood, Maryland)
Date:
1930
1930-1981
Notes:
Located on the West River and Browns Creek near Annapolis, Tulip Hill was the plantation estate of Quaker merchant-planter Samuel Galloway. Named for its grove of tulip poplar trees, Tulip Hill saw construction of its Georgia-style mansion in 1755-62, with significant additions by Galloway's son, John, in 1787-90. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the grounds include many tulip poplar, fir, and beech trees. The terraced gardens stretch down to the river. The property was most recently sold in 2010.
Persons and firms associated with the property include Samuel Galloway (former owner, ca. 1755-1785); John Galloway (former owner, ca. 1785-1810); Mr. and Mrs. Henry H. Flather (former owners, 1918-1946) ; Mr. and Mrs. Lewis R. Andrews (former owners, 1946-ca. 1990); and Morgan Wayson (former owner, 1992-2004).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets, photocopies of articles and program notes, and additional information about the house and garden.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in Antiques (January-February 1977)
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
MD004000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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