“We decided we’d concentrate on the du Ponts’ Brandywine estates only,” Lidz explained. While she has the world of du Ponts at her own click and Google, she nevertheless had to determine which of the houses and estates to feature in the book.
www.longwoodgardens.org) and Owl’s Nest Wilmington gardens designed by two of my favorite landscape architects – and women! -- Ellen Biddle Shipman and with later work by Marian Cruger Coffin. http://tiny.cc/pqbfi FDR Jr married into the du Pont clan and the news was TIME magazine worthy:
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