Stewards to the Garden & Grounds of the Cathedral Since 1916
Our founder, Florence B. Bratenahl, wrote a number of booklets describing the early development of the Washington National Cathedral Close. Here are several booklets for your enjoyment and reference.
All publications by F. Bratenahl
by Florence Brown Bratenahl (1927)
An article on Florence Bratenahl for winning the Emily D. Renwick Award for the Cloister Garth of the College of Preachers from the Garden Club of America.
A Talk Given by Susan Klaus Nov. 1, 1999.
by Florence Brown Bratenahl 1929
by Florence Brown Bratenahl (1928)
by Florence Brown Bratenahl (1932)
Self-Guided Garden Brochure
by Peggy Pickard
October 9, 2013
By Dr. M. Leigh Harrison, Cathedral Age, Spring 2012
The Northwest Current, May 10, 2006
by Kathryn McKay, Cathedral Age, Spring 2005
NW Current newspaper, October 16, 2013
Cathedral Age, Spring 2002, by Kathryn McKay
Adrian Higgins, Washington Post