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Title "Morris Will Founds School for Gardeners: Chestnut Hill Estate Left as Site for Fine Botanical Gardens: 1915
Object ID 2006.1.97
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content Copy of Newspaper article titled "Morris Will Funds School for Gardeners: Chestnut Hill Estate Left as Site for Fine Botanical Gardens. Mansion Must Remain: Testator wants it to stand as Landmark for Future Generations".
[This article has its facts mixed up….the mansion at Hillcrest and Germantown Ave. was not his family home where he was born. Cedar Grove was that mansion. -LMS]

Original in the collection of the Academy of Sciences collection

circa 1915

Date 1915
Creator Germantown Independent Gazette
Year Range from 1910.0
Year Range to 1920.0
Dates of Creation not available