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Preliminary Inventory of the Photograph Files of the Society of Little Gardens of Philadelphia

Preliminary Inventory of the Photograph Files of the Society of Little Gardens of Philadelphia

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Preliminary Inventory of the Photograph Files of the Society of Little Gardens of Philadelphia, 1930-1939

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
McLean Library
100 N. 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
215-988-8782
mcleanlibrary@pennhort.org



Repository: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Title: Preliminary Inventory of the Photograph Files of the Society of Little Gardens of Philadelphia
Dates: 1930-1939
Quantity: 1.5 Linear feet (1 box)
AbstractThis collection comprises photo files gifted to PHS from the Society of Little Gardens of Philadelphia. A few photos are dated and some are signed by the photographer. Photographers include Ida W. Pritchett, Richard T. Dooner, "De Lardi' [possibly Alfred de Lardi]. The collection includes residential gardens and gardens of the Philadelphia Contributionship, Women's City Club, Philadelphia Art Alliance, the Mutual Assurance Company, the Print Club of Philadelphia, Girard College and the Roof Reading Room of the Main Branch of Free Library of Philadelphia. In addition, there are photographs of the gardens of Old Christ Church and the Unitarian Church on Chestnut and Van Pelt Streets, as well as the Swann Memorial Fountain on Logan Circle and views of Rittenhouse Square.
Identification: 2018.01
Location noteARC
Language: English

Index Terms

Bartram's Garden (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Christ Church (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Church gardens--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
College Club (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Dooner, Richard T.
First Unitarian Church (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Fountains--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Franklinia
Free Library of Philadelphia.
Gardens--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Girard College.
Logan Square (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Mutual Assurance Company for Insuring Houses from Loss by Fire.
Philadelphia Art Alliance.
Philadelphia Contributionship for the Insurance of Houses from Loss by Fire.
Photographs
Print Club (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Pritchett, Ida W.
Rittenhouse Square (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Society of Little Gardens (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Swann Memorial Fountain (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Western Savings Fund Society (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Women's City Club of Philadelphia.

Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions may apply. Please contact the Archives with requests for copying and for authorization to publish, quote or reproduce the material.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

[Description and date of item], [Box and folder number], Preliminary Inventory of the Photo Files of the Society of Little Gardens of Philadelphia, 1930-1939. Pennsylvania Horticultural Society McLean Library.


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