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Jennings Garden, 1959-1967

Former owner:
Lord, Dorothy Wehrhane
Jennings, Alvin R. and Eleanor
McIntyre, John
Houlihan, D. F.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 7 35mm slides (photographs)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Essex County, West Orange
New Jersey
West Orange
Jennings Garden (West Orange, New Jersey)
Date:
1959
1959-1967
Notes:
Located in the now gated community of Llewellyn Park, West Orange, this New Jersey property was originally built around 1930. The garden was landscaped in the 1960s and featured a flagstone patio with a tree growing from one side and a small lawn edged with planting beds of tulips in the spring. The patio and lawn were enclosed by the house on two sides and a low brick wall on a third. Ivy grew on the walls of the house.
Persons associated with the garden include: Dorothy Wehrhane Lord (former owner, 1928-1956), Alvin R. and Eleanor Jennings (former owner, 1956-1965), John McIntyre (former owner, 1966-1970), D.F. Houlihan (former owner, 1970-1979).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NJ350000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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