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Johnson, Philip, 1906-2005  Search this
Morris, Robert Lee, 1947-  Search this
Collection Creator:
Garden Club of America  Search this
1 slides (photographs) (col., 35mm.)
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Glass House (New Canaan, Connecticut)
United States of America -- Connecticut -- Fairfield County -- New Canaan
1986 Sept.
Created by architect Philip Johnson, Glass House was completed in 1949. The iconic glass and steel structure has no interior walls and provides uniterupted views of the surrounding landscape from all four sides of the structure. The Philip Johnson Glass House, once the architect's personal residence, is now a National Trust Historic Site.
Collection 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:
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
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Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
AAG.GCA, Item CT145001
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The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / Connecticut / CT145: New Canaan -- Glass House
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens