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[Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum] [slide (photograph)]: boxwood and other plants in the formal garden area

Photographer:
Megowen, Margaret M
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. ; 35mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Bristol County, New Bedford
Massachusetts
New Bedford
Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum (New Bedford, Massachusetts)
Date:
1990
Topic:
Formal gardens
Box
Gardens
Walkways, flagstone
Trees
Shrubs
Local number:
MA149011
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Welcome Hall] [slide]: the formal garden, showing boxwood-enclosed beds

Photographer:
Long, Monnie Gay
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Kentucky, Woodford County, Versailles
Kentucky
Versailles
Welcome Hall (Versailles, Kentucky)
Date:
1999
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Shrubs
Formal gardens
Perennials
Walkways, brick
Box
Edging (inorganic)
Flower beds
Local number:
KY029013
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Low Garden] [contact print]: formal garden

Photographer:
Adams, Molly 1918-2003
Physical description:
1 contact print: b&w ; 2 x 2 in
Type:
Contact prints
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Bergen County, Englewood
New Jersey
Englewood
Low Garden (Englewood, New Jersey)
Date:
1964
Topic:
Gardens
Rhododendrons
Shrubs
Garden borders
Lawns
Trees
Perennials
Flower beds
Formal gardens
Flowering shrubs
Walkways, brick
Edging, brick
Box
Local number:
NJ440007
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Betty Sue's Garden] [slide (photograph)]: the formal rose garden

Photographer:
McKinley, Georgea B.
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock
Arkansas
Little Rock
Betty Sue's Garden (Little Rock, Arkansas)
Date:
1986
1986 May
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Shrubs
Rose gardens
Roses
Formal gardens
Parterres
Walls, brick
Walkways, brick
Hedges
Boxwood
Statues
Pedestals
Local number:
AR029005
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Unidentified Garden in Connecticut, No. 3] [negative]: formal garden area

Photographer:
Adams, Molly 1918-2003
Physical description:
1 negative: b&w ; 2 x 2 in
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut
Connecticut
Unidentified Garden (Connecticut)
Date:
1960
1994
[between 1960 and 1994]
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Shrubs
Edging, brick
Flower beds
Walkways, gravel
Formal gardens
Geraniums
Urns
Plants, Potted
Outdoor furniture
Chairs
Local number:
CT337006
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Stout/Bestoso Garden] [digital image]: the French style formal garden between the house and the vegetable and herb gardens

Photographer:
Orlando, Michael J
Physical description:
1 digital image: col., TIFF file
Type:
Digital images
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Erie, Erie
Pennsylvania
Erie
Stout/Bestoso Garden (Erie, Pennsylvania)
Date:
2013
2013 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Hedges
Urns
Formal gardens
Edging (inorganic)
Topiary work
Local number:
PA732019
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):

[Holly Hedges] [slide]: Spider lily. Formal garden right of wooden gate

Photographer:
Tillman, Sarah G.
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Mississippi, Adams County, Natchez
Mississippi
Natchez
Holly Hedges (Natchez, Mississippi)
Date:
1995
1995 Jul
Topic:
Summer
Formal gardens
Flower beds
Box
Hedges
Picket fences
Lilies
Gardens
Local number:
MS006010
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Balcarres] [slide]: southeast to formal garden with path to pergola on the right

Physical description:
1 slide: b&w ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Monmouth County, Rumson
New Jersey
Rumson
Balcarres (Rumson, New Jersey)
Date:
1955
[1955?]
Topic:
Gardens
Shrubs
Trees
Fountains
Edging plants
Containers
Formal gardens
Women
Pergolas
Outdoor furniture
Walkways, brick
Box
Wisteria
Local number:
NJ395003
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Agate Nursery] [slide]: formal garden

Photographer:
Frink, Noreen R.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Washington, Kitsap County, Bainbridge Island
Washington (State)
Bainbridge Island
Agate Nursery (Bainbridge Island, Washington)
Date:
1998
1998 May
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Doorways
Walls, brick
Topiary work
Local number:
WA024009
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Well-Sweep Herb Farm] [slide]: perennial and herb garden with antique outhouse and armillary sphere

Photographer:
Adams, Molly 1918-2003
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Warren County, Mansfield, Port Murray
New Jersey
Port Murray
Well-Sweep Herb Farm (Port Murray, New Jersey)
Date:
1986
1986 Jun
Topic:
Gardens
Herb gardens
Herbs
Walkways, brick
Edging, brick
Hedges
Picket fences
Armillary spheres
Outhouses
Perennials
Trees
Lamb's ears
Local number:
NJ199009
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Crowfields Community Gardens] [slide]: view from southwest with birdhouse and gazebo in the background

Photographer:
Strickland, Susan
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, North Carolina, Buncombe County, Asheville
North Carolina
Asheville
Crowfields Community Gardens (Asheville, North Carolina)
Date:
2000
2000 Jul
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Perennials
Community gardens
Birdhouses
Gazebos
Annuals (Plants)
Vegetable gardening
Pine
Walkways, gravel
Local number:
NC048001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Las Parcelas] [slide (photograph)]: view of "Parque Esclabones," which commemorates the connections between the generations and is one of the three sections that comprise this community garden

Photographer:
Beckoff, Ira
Physical description:
1 slide (photograph): col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Las Parcelas (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1995
1995 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Community gardens
Urban gardens
Trees
Shrubs
Mural painting and decoration
Walkways, gravel
Birch
Local number:
PA354001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Oxmoor] [slide]: formal garden

Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm. slide
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Kentucky, Jefferson County, Louisville
Kentucky
Louisville
Oxmoor (Louisville, Kentucky)
Date:
1910
1988 Oct
Topic:
Gardens
Houses
Foundation planting
Formal gardens
Local number:
KY024016
Notes:
Photographer unknown
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Welcome Hall] [slide]: the formal garden

Photographer:
Long, Monnie Gay
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Kentucky, Woodford County, Versailles
Kentucky
Versailles
Welcome Hall (Versailles, Kentucky)
Date:
1999
Topic:
Gardens
Shrubs
Formal gardens
Box
Trees
Perennials
Stairs
Walkways, brick
Local number:
KY029016
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Monmouth] [slide]: pansies in formal garden

Photographer:
Tillman, Sarah G.
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Mississippi, Adams County, Natchez
Mississippi
Natchez
Monmouth (Natchez, Mississippi)
Date:
1998
1998 Mar
Topic:
Gardens
Raised bed gardening
Pansies
Box
Walkways, gravel
Sundials
Formal gardens
Local number:
MS009010
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Sejjes] [slide]: sections of the formal boxwood garden and garden wall

Photographer:
Floyd, Lexie Leigh
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Atlanta
Georgia
Atlanta
Sejjes (Atlanta, Georgia)
Date:
1999
1999 Apr
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Shrubs
Containers
Walkways, brick
Box
Formal gardens
Liriope
Walls, concrete
Gates
Benches, stone
Ivy
Espaliers
Local number:
GA174007
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Straus Garden] [slide (photograph)]: formal garden, looking toward house and patio

Photographer:
Adams, Molly 1918-2003
Physical description:
2 slides (photographs): col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Somerset County, Bedminster
New Jersey
Bedminster
Straus Garden (Bedminster, New Jersey)
Date:
1978
1978 Sep
Topic:
Gardens
Formal gardens
Flower beds
Garden borders
Walkways, brick
Picket fences
Gates--wooden
Shrubs
Trees
Annuals (Plants)
Houses
Patios
Umbrellas (garden)
Begonias
Local number:
NJ139060
Notes:
The original slide (photograph) is in the Maida Babson Adams American Garden Collection. A duplicate is in the Garden Club of America Collection
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Marengo] [glass negative]:n slide]: an overhead view of the formal garden

Landscape architect:
Sears, Thomas Warren 1880-1966
Creator:
Bigelow, J. W
Gibson, Jacob
Wheeler, Harold
Owen, Kennedy R
Williams Rev
Landscape architects:
Sears & Wendell
Lantern slide maker:
John Haworth Company
Physical description:
1 glass negative: b&w.; 8 X 10 in
1 glass negative: b&w.; 8 X 10 in
Type:
Glass negatives
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Maryland, Talbot County, Easton
Maryland
Easton
Marengo (Easton, Maryland)
Date:
1910
1915
[between 1910 and 1915]
Topic:
Spring
Formal gardens
Parterres
Walkways, grass
Shrubs
Trees
Arbors
Walkways, gravel
Orchards
Flower beds
Plant supports
Roads
Gardens
Local number:
MD070005
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:
The lantern slide was made by the John Haworth Company, 1020 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The house was demolished in 1979
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Untitled Garden] [slide] stairs to vegetable and flower garden

Photographer:
Singleton, Pam
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Arizona, Maricopa County, Paradise Valley
Arizona
Paradise Valley
Date:
1992
Topic:
Stairs
Hand-railing
Walls, stone
Vegetable gardening
Local number:
AZ007016
Notes:
The exterior landscape has a series of mini spaces or pocket gardens and patios that create surprises around each corner. Vertical slide
To the left and below the driveway is a rock wall with rock steps to a vegetable and flower garden
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Perkins Garden] [slide]: the center of the vegetable garden

Photographer:
Engle, Corliss Knapp
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Westwood
Massachusetts
Westwood
Perkins Garden (Westwood, Massachusetts)
Date:
1995
1995 May
Topic:
Gardens
Lawns
Shrubs
Trees
Woodlands
Vegetable gardening
Fences--wooden
Swimming pools
Rocks
Cold-frames
Hedges
Benches, wooden
Local number:
MA316015
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

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