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Object Name Postcard
Title The Box Hedges-Planted by General Washington
Date 1934
Catalog Number PC1.98
Description PC1.98
Single postcard with color print image of a garden at Mount Vernon. Published by the Mount Vernon Ladies Association of the Union.

Rose Nichols collected numerous postcards depicting landscape and garden design which may have been used as research for her published books and magazine articles, or as inspiration for her own garden designs.

This card is one of 1,245 postcards collected by Rose Standish Nichols depicting art, decorative art, textiles, architecture, landscape design, building interiors, tourist images, and other subjects. To view postcards in categories, use a keyword search with one of the listed terms (i.e., landscape design; decorative arts).

A list containing all 1,245 postcards is included on the Archives page under "House and Collections" on the Nichols House Museum main website.


Source Estate of Rose Standish Nichols
Collection Nichols House Museum Archives
Credit line Courtesy of the Nichols House Museum, Inc. Boston, Massachusetts