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Casal dos Gaiatos, 1973

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Former owner:
Ashford, Burton
Physical description:
1 folder+ 27 safety film negatives
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Fairfield County, Brookfield
Connecticut
Brookfield
Casal dos Gaiatos (Brookfield, Connecticut)
Date:
1973
Notes:
Casal dos Gaiatos translates to 'Couple of Wags' in Portuguese. At the time of its documentation in 1973 this Connecticut property, owned by Mr. and Mrs. Burton Ashford, featured a gazebo situated above a terraced garden as well as a large patio adjacent to the residence. The patio, which provided a sweeping view of the surrounding landscape, served as an outdoor living and dining area framed with wisteria and vine-covered trelisses.
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in Nelva M. Weber, How to Plan Your Own Home Landscape (Indianapolis/New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1976), p. 111, 251
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT306000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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