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Creator:
Untermyer, Samuel  Search this
Riverside Hospital  Search this
Untermyer Park  Search this
Waring, John  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Untermyer, Samuel, II  Search this
Collection Creator:
Lord And Burnham  Search this
Samuel Untermyer Park and Gardens  Search this
Collection Former owner:
Waring, John, b. 1820  Search this
Tilden, Samuel J., 1814-1886  Search this
Untermyer, Samuel, 1858-1940  Search this
Collection Donor:
Untermyer, Frank  Search this
Collection Landscape architect:
Bosworth, Welles, 1869-1966  Search this
Collection Architect:
Freelander, Joseph H., 1870-1943  Search this
Hatch, John Davis  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (glass, col., 2 x 2 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Place:
Greystone (Yonkers, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Westchester County -- Yonkers
Date:
circa 1940.
General:
The Greek Garden, designed by William Welles Bosworth, was a central feature at Greystone. It was a bi-level, terraced garden, enclosed by walls with octagonal towers at the corners. The color gardens were located north of the vista and south of the vegetable garden. These space were connected by a series of staircases. Portions of the color gardens are still a part of Untermyer Park. Trial gardens in field possibly located on east side of broadway.
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: aag@si.edu.
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.
Topic:
Woodland  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Untermyer Family Slide Collection
Identifier:
AAG.UNT, Item NY449131
See more items in:
Untermyer Family Slide collection
Untermyer Family Slide collection / Series 1: Garden Images / United States of America / New York / NY449: Yonkers -- Greystone
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-unt-ref119