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["Flagstones," Charles Clinton Marshall house, 117 West 55th Street, New York, New York. Tea house/sleeping porch]

["Flagstones," Charles Clinton Marshall house, 117 West 55th Street, New York, New York. Tea house/sleeping porch]

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Summary

Site History. Landscape: Abby Story (Mrs. Charles C.) Marshall. Other: This garden was comprised of three lots at 117 and 119 West 55th Street, owned by Charles Clinton Marshall who lived at 117. At the 1922 City Gardens Club of New York City exhibition at the New York Camera Club, Abby Story Marshall won "Before and After" Special Medal for the garden she developed from the three back yards. Today: House and garden not extant.
Slide for lecturing on city and suburban gardens.
Title, date, and subject information provided by Sam Watters, 2011.
Forms part of: Garden and historic house lecture series in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).
Published in Gardens for a Beautiful America / Sam Watters. New York: Acanthus Press, 2012. Plate 173.

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Date

01/01/1921
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Contributors

Johnston, Frances Benjamin, 1864-1952, photographer
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Source

Library of Congress
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