Lower Merion Historical Society

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« The First 300 Photograph Collection

First 300 Photograph Collection

Title: Thomas, George E.
Source: Appleford – Rear View and Gardens
Photographer: George E. Thomas, Carl Doebley
Collection: First 300
Date: 2000
Binder #: 4
Image #: 203-2
Abstract: Anabel and Lewis Parsons contracted with R. Brognard Okie to integrate and expand the estate in 1926-27; in the 1930s the Parsons and landscape architect, Thomas Sears, designed “the gardens to recapture the formal setting seen today”
Item Number: 628
Keywords: Appleford/ Parsons, Anabel/ Parsons, Lewis/ Okie, R. Brognard/ Sears, Thomas