Celebrating 50 years: 1967-2017

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Catalog Number 2000.29.3
Object Name Book
Author Tobias Wagner
Title Dorothy Falcon Platt 1881-1971
Publisher Reprinted from "The Garden Club of American Bulletin" of July 1971
Date of Publication 1973
Place of Publication unknown
Summary This illustrated booklet is a tribute to the late Dorothy Platt, who for 48 of her 90 years served the Garden Club of America. She was born in Chestnut Hill at "Grace Hill Lodge, and then at "Falcon Hill, Laverock." (Note: Falcon Hill, residence of John C. Sims, Wyndmoor (Laverock) is pictured on page 10 in "Handsome Homes" a photographic supplement to the Independent Gazette, 1899 in coll. of Germantown Hist. Society.)
Notes This book was purchased from Gilmore Books and was part of the Fred Peck library as were two other books in this acquisition.