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Abington Township -- Top of the Hill

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The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / Pennsylvania
Identifier
AAG.GCA, File PA646
Sponsor
A project to describe images in this finding aid received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care Initiative, administered by the National Collections Program.
Landscape architect
Krager, Robert H.
Provenance
Huntingdon Valley Garden Club
Related Materials
Top of the Hill related holdings consist of 1 folder (10 35 mm. slides)
General
This garden is designed to have year-round interest. Focus begins with azaleas, dogwood and wisterias, then to an enclosed vegetable and cutting garden, and then to early fall daylilies and hybrid lilies.
Persons and organizations associated with the garden include: Archibald Todd Johnson, Esq. (former owner, 1928); Gilbert High, Sr. (former owner, 1948); Wesley Lesher Blithe (architect, 1928); and Robert H. Krager (landscape architect).
Collection Restrictions
Access to original archival materials 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.
Type
Archival materials
Scope and Contents
The folder includes a work sheet, and site plan.
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. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Landscape architect
Krager, Robert H.
Provenance
Huntingdon Valley Garden Club
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Topic
Gardens -- Pennsylvania -- Abington
Place
Top of the Hill (Abington, Pennsylvania)
United States of America -- Pennsylvania -- Montgomery County -- Abington Township
Collection Citation
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Large EAD
AAG.GCA
AAG.GCA_ref16431
AAG
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb646d3984c-de88-4ad4-be93-9ff3f2b18b05
sova.aag.gca_ref16431
Record ID
ebl-1643208220039-1643210185567-0
Abington Township -- Top of the Hill
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