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Maggie Lidz, Winterthur’s estate historian, recently recorded a podcast for the American Philosophical Society on “A Greenhouse By Any Other Name.” It’s a fascinating listen for a rainy day. Perhaps you will see greenhouses in a whole new way! Scroll down a little bit to find it here: http://www.apsmuseum.org/vive-la-france/

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From Maggie Lidz, Winterthur’s estate historian: The Winterthur estate has had conservatory displays since Evelina du Pont and her husband Antoine Bidermann moved into their newly built house in 1841. In fact, December 13, 1838 Evelina wrote to her sister Victorine du Pont, who lived at Eleutherian Mills (now part of the Hagley Museum and […]

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