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[Mockingbird Farms] [slide (photograph)]: the garden beds are shared as a single garden rather than subdivided into individual plots

Photographer:
Dunklin, Elsie Norman
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Texas, Dallas County, Dallas
Texas
Dallas
Mockingbird Farms (Dallas, Texas)
Date:
2011
2011 Oct
Topic:
Gardens
Vegetable gardening
Raised bed gardening
Community gardens
Shrubs
Trees
Walkways, gravel
Cutting gardens
Local number:
TX102004
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

Glen, The [slide]

Creator:
Taylor, Henry A. C
Nicholson, Guthrie, Mrs
Taylor, Moses
Cook, Thomas
Colorist:
Van Altena, Edward
Architect:
Pope, John Russell
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Rhode Island, Newport County, Newport
Rhode Island
Newport
Date:
1930
Topic:
Summer
Lawns
Naturalized plantings
Trees
Local number:
RI026005
Notes:
Phelps, Harriet Jackson. Newport in Flower. Newport, RI: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1979. In 1965 Elmhurst Academy of the Sacred Heart aquired the property. In 1972 the school closed and the chateau has been used as a community center. No 35 mm slide
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Bellefield] [slide]: formal gardens

Physical description:
1 slide: b&w 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New York, Dutchess County, Hyde Park
New York
Hyde Park
Bellefield (Hyde Park, New York)
Date:
19||
1929
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Garden borders
People
Hedges
Trees
Local number:
NY629012
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Post Vinings] [slide]: easement area with large perennial, shrub and grass border

Photographer:
Hinds, Steve
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Cobb County, Smyrna
Georgia
Smyrna
Post Vinings (Smyrna, Georgia)
Date:
1997
Topic:
Gardens
Hillside planting
Flower beds
Lawns
Community gardens
Apartment houses
Arbors
Local number:
GA158006
Summary:
"The season is extended in the perennial easement with the use of ornamental grasses such as Miscanthus and Erianthus. Some Phlox, Sedums, and Hydrangeas also punctuate this perennial pipeline easement."
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Caroline Black Garden] [slide]: looking eastward

Photographer:
Niering, W
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm. slide
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, New London County, New London
Connecticut
New London
Caroline Black Garden (New London, Connecticut)
Date:
1953
1959 Apr
Topic:
Gardens
Lawns
People
Children
Dogs
Vista
Local number:
CT194002
Summary:
"Looking eastward, 1959. Flowering trees, shrubs, and vines abound on this hillside overlooking the Thames River. Since its establishment in 1928, the garden has been open to visitors from the community."
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Ravenwood] [slide]: one of the formal garden areas

Photographer:
Ellis, Elizabeth Marsh
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Texas, Smith County, Tyler
Texas
Tyler
Ravenwood (Tyler, Texas)
Date:
1999
1999 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Trees
Shrubs
Lawns
Azaleas
Walls, brick
Liriope
Local number:
TX017011
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Pierce House] [slide]: from terraces area looking diagonally to formal garden

Photographer:
Clarke, Diane B.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Mercer County, Princeton
New Jersey
Princeton
Pierce House (Princeton, New Jersey)
Date:
2003
2003 May
Topic:
Trees
Formal gardens
Gardens
Lawns
Arbors
Tulips
Spring
Flowering trees
Roses, climbing
Bulbs
Local number:
NJ393003
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Post Vinings] [slide]: easement area with large perennial, shrub and grass border

Photographer:
Tibbitts, Todd T
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Cobb County, Smyrna
Georgia
Smyrna
Post Vinings (Smyrna, Georgia)
Date:
1996
1996 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Lawns
Lawn mowers
Gardeners
Hillside planting
Flower beds
Community gardens
Apartment houses
Local number:
GA158005
Summary:
"A large gas pipeline easement is located through the center of the community. The developers turned a negative into a positive by designing and planting a large perennial, shrub and grass border that provides color eleven months per year."
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

Sweeney Garden [photoprint]

Creator:
Sweeney, J. S
Provenance:
J. Horace McFarland Company
Physical description:
1 photoprint: b&w, 3 x 5 in
Type:
Projected media
Date:
1948
07/14/1948
Topic:
Decks
Chairs
Tables
Outdoor furniture
Urns
Flower boxes
Hand-railing
Local number:
PA283003
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

Boswell Garden [slide]

Creator:
Kerins, Shirley
Boswell, James G., Mrs
Emery, F. W
Wolf, Frederick
Von Platen, Ruth
Crocker, Lady
Architect:
Hunt, Myron
Chambers, H. C
Landscape Architect:
Yoch, Florence
Council, Lucille
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, California, Los Angeles County, San Marino
Boswell Garden (San Marino, California)
Date:
1990
08/03/1990
Topic:
Summer
Reflecting pools
Sculpture
Walkways
Urns
Containers
Local number:
CA007015
Notes:
This garden was copied from Chateau LaNapoule in Monte Carlo that is owned by Mr. Henry Clews. Yoch and Council worked as consultants with Myron Hunt on the entrance driveway, courtyard and reflective pool terrace for the Emory house. The rose swagged, curving balustrade of the forecourt welcome the guests. Along the side axis from the main house is a sunken, reflective pool garden. Native oaks surround the pool
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Plum Grove Historic Home] [slide]: kitchen garden with woven fence

Photographer:
Taylor, Julie
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Iowa, Johnson County, Iowa City
Iowa
Iowa City
Plum Grove Historic Home (Iowa City, Iowa)
Date:
2003
2003 Sep
Topic:
Trees
Fences--wooden
Gardens
Vegetable gardening
Plant supports
Climbing plants
Local number:
IA016005
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

Glen, The [slide]

Creator:
Taylor, Henry A. C
Nicholson, Guthrie, Mrs
Taylor, Moses
Cook, Thomas
Colorist:
Van Altena, Edward
Architect:
Pope, John Russell
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Rhode Island, Newport County, Newport
Rhode Island
Newport
Date:
1930
Topic:
Summer
Flower beds
Trellises
Pedestals
Shrubs
Local number:
RI026006
Notes:
Phelps, Harriet Jackson. Newport in Flower. Newport, RI: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1979. In 1965 Elmhurst Academy of the Sacred Heart aquired the property. In 1972 the school closed and the chateau has been used as a community center. No 35 mm slide
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

Additional Online Media:

[Templeton] [slide]: the formal terrace garden

Photographer:
Hutchins, Carol F.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New York, Nassau County, Old Westbury
New York
Old Westbury
Templeton (Old Westbury, N.Y.)
Date:
1999
1999 Jul
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Lawns
Balustrades
Terraces
Stairs
Walls, brick
Shrubs
Local number:
NY330010
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Elizabeth Bradley Holbrook Garden] [slide]: formal garden in summer

Photographer:
Holbrook, George W.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New York, Allegany County, Wellsville
New York
Wellsville
Elizabeth Bradley Holbrook Garden (Wellsville, New York)
Date:
1963
Topic:
Gardens
Lawns
Hedges
Garden borders
Arbors
Walkways, flagstone
Perennials
Annuals (Plants)
Trees
Hemlock
Local number:
NY630006
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Hilliard Garden] [photograph (digital)]: the formal garden room behind the house

Photographer:
McLanahan, Elizabeth
Physical description:
1 digital image: col., JPEG
Type:
Digital images
Place:
United States of America, New York, Nassau, Oyster Bay Cove
New York
Oyster Bay Cove
Hilliard Garden (Oyster Bay Cove, New York)
Date:
2009
2010 Jul
Topic:
Gardens
Ferns
Formal gardens
Lawns
Hedges
Stairs, brick
Containers
Container gardening
Wall fountains
Benches
Outdoor furniture
Walls, brick
Local number:
NY900014
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Short Glade Farm] [slide]: herb, knot and vegetable gardens

Photographer:
Bumgardner, Deedy
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Virginia, Augusta County, Mount Solon
Virginia
Mount Solon
Short Glade Farm (Mount Solon, Va.)
Date:
1997
1997 Jun
Topic:
Gardens
Herb gardens
Vegetable gardening
Topiary work
Gazebos
Bird feeders
Knot gardens
Local number:
VA259018
Summary:
Herb, knot and vegetable garden
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Jean Woodhull Garden] [slide]: raised beds of vegetables and flowers

Photographer:
Rion, Barbara S.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Ohio, Montgomery County, Dayton
Ohio
Dayton
Jean Woodhull Garden (Dayton, Ohio)
Date:
1989
1989 May
Topic:
Gardens
Raised bed gardening
Vegetable gardening
Perennials
Daisies
Whirligigs
Local number:
OH103008
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

Unidentified Garden in Augusta, Georgia [lantern slide]

Provenance:
Bush, William G. Mrs.
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Richmond County, Augusta
Georgia
Augusta
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Topic:
Porches
Flowering trees
Houses
Hand-railing
Gardens
Local number:
GA022001
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu
Notes:
Historic plate number: "22."
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Hidden Glen] [slide (photograph)]: detail of vegetable garden structure

Photographer:
Schorsch, Shelley D.
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Abington Township, Meadowbrook
Pennsylvania
Meadowbrook
Hidden Glen (Meadowbrook, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1998
1998 Jul
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Perennials
Sculpture
Vegetable gardening
Houses
Local number:
PA350022
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Hidden Glen] [slide (photograph)]: detail of vegetable garden structure

Photographer:
Schorsch, Shelley D.
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Abington Township, Meadowbrook
Pennsylvania
Meadowbrook
Hidden Glen (Meadowbrook, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1998
1998 Apr
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Perennials
Sculpture
Vegetable gardening
Houses
Local number:
PA350023
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

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