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Winterthur Museum and Gardens.

Winterthur Museum and Gardens.

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Published by H.F. du Pont Winterthur Museum in Winterthur, Del .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum Gardens (Del.),
  • United States.,
  • Delaware,
  • Winterthur.
    • Subjects:
    • Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.,
    • Decorative arts -- United States.,
    • Decorative arts -- Delaware -- Winterthur.,
    • Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum Gardens (Del.)

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesA Winterthur book
      ContributionsHenry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK460.W48 H458 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[45] p. :
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2480856M
      LC Control Number87400978

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      In his role as Director Garden & Estate at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Chris Strand is responsible for a century old historic garden, + buildings, and . Winterthur is home to Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library. Spend the day exploring the area and seeing some of the local attractions. If you're looking for things to see and do in the area, you may want to check out Longwood Gardens and Christiana Mall.


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Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library The Winterthur StoryWelcome to Winterthur. Founded by Henry Francis du Pont, Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is an American Treasure.

Regarded as one of America’s most beautiful historic homes and mansions, on par with Biltmore Estate, Monticello, an. Winterthur Museum and Gardens Paperback – January 1, by WINTERTHUR BOOK, (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, Author: WINTERTHUR BOOK. Your purchase supports Winterthur Museum.

Scarves & Accessories. Costuming THE CROWN. Story of Winterthur. May We Recommend. Woodland Mini Puppets Set. Once a Du Pont family country retreat, this estate's spectacular gardens surround a room mansion housing the world's finest collection of American decorative arts from Certificate of Excellence.

Hours Today: AM - PM. Kennett Pike, Winterthur, DE +1 Improve This Listing. Improve This Listing/5(). Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library Kennett Pike Winterthur, Delaware, TTY. Bookstore The Winterthur Library was established in to furnish staff, students, and the general public with research materials about American decorative arts.

Since then it has become a recognized research center for advanced study and is dedicated to the understanding and appreciation of America's artistic, cultural, social, and.

Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library is an American estate and museum in Winterthur, ofit houses one of the most important collections of Americana in the United States of America.

It was the former home of Henry Francis du Pont (–), a renowned antiques collector and recently, it was known as the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur MuseumCoordinates: 39°48′21″N 75°36′3″W /. Winterthur is a truly unique experience in the realm of historic homes.

The Yuletide Tour at Winterthur is intended to convey historic Christmas traditions from the s through the early 20th century as well as those traditions enjoyed by the du Pont family/5(). Winterthur Museum and gardens. [Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # A Winterthur book\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. This is the fourth post in a blog series about one Winterthur Fellow’s experience in the Winterthur Fellowship Program.

From the Winterthur website: “Named for Winterthur’s first curator, the Downs Collection contains about 3, record groups including personal and business accounts in the form of diaries, family papers, tax records, and letter books of craftspeople and merchants.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum. Winterthur Museum and gardens. Winterthur, Del.: The Museum, Winterthur Museum and Gardens [N/A] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Winterthur Museum and Gardens. Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library - Kennett Pike, Winterthur, Delaware - Rated based on Reviews "If you like Longwood gardens then /5(). Pricing and availability for: Friday, May 8, May Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa; 1: 2: 3: 4: 5: 6: 7: 8: 9: The Winterthur Library The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.

Kennett Pike, Winterthur, Delaware Telephone: or OVERVIEW OF THE COLLECTION. The library at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum is a research center that contains a wide variety of written and visual materials that promote the interdisciplinary study of American art, material culture, and everyday life in America into the 20th century.

It includes books. Pricing and availability for: Saturday, May 9, May Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa; 1: 2: 3: 4: 5: 6: 7: 8: 9: This auction is for a Vintage Book "The Gardens Of Winterthur" Book is in good used condition.

It has 43 pages and several pictures of the gardens. It measures approx. 5" X /2". All pages are intact and there are no rips or tears tears that I can Rating: % positive.

"An intimate and sympathetic memoir of the great collector and horticulturist. It is essential reading for anyone interested in understanding how and why the famous museum and gardens at Winterthur came into being."—Morrison H.

Heckscher, Anthony W. and Lulu C. Wang Curator, Department of American Decorative Arts, The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In Henry Francis du Pont () opened his boyhood home to the public. Today Winterthur, pronounced “winter-tour,” stands as the premier museum campus of American decorative arts and naturalistic specimen plantings.

Winterthur is. Surrounded by lush gardens, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library houses an eclectic collection of artworks and everyday items from the past. The hectare ( acre) estate used to be the home of antiques collector and botanist Henry Francis du Pont.

He established the museum, and its collection kept growing even after his death in Location: Kennett Pike, Winterthur, DE ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library - Hour 3 Airs Monday, Jan. 20, at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV + Wednesday, Jan. 22 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 26 at .4 For more on Seth Pancoast and the Pancoast family, see Wendy A.

Cooper and Lisa Minardi, Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, – (Winterthur, Del.: Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, ), –23; and Bennett S.

Pancoast, The Pancoast Family in America (Woodbury, N.J.: Gloucester County Historical.