Tribute to Barbara Holdridge


Barbara Holdridge


New York City




Herbert Lawrence Cohen


Bertha Gold Cohen


Lawrence B. Holdridge


Diana Holdridge, Eleanor Holdridge


Dr. Gloria Cohen


A.B., Hunter College, NYC, 1950




Caedmon, 1952 - 1975; Stemmer House Publishers 1978 - 2003


Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Assn of Greater Baltimore Board of Directors; National Women's Hall of Fame Lifetime Member; Horticultural Society of Maryland, member


Hunter College Hall of Fame 1972; National Women's Hall of Fame 2001, Maryland Women's Hall of Fame 2011; ,Shakespeare FestivalAward 1962; New York City Certificate of Appreciation 1972, Lifetime Achievement Award, Audio Publishers Association 2001; Peabody Instl. Award, 1991; Preservation Project Award, Baltimore County Historical Trust, 2007; Baltimore Sun Large Garden Runner-up Award, 2004


Ammi Phillips: Limner Extraordinary, Aubrey Beardsley Designs from the Age of Chivalry, Chinese Cut-Out Designs of Costumes, articles on American painter Ammi Phillips


gardens and gardening, music, books, art, landscape design, films


Cofounder Caedmon, initiating the spoken-word revolution and industry; co-discoverer of Ammi Phillips, now acknowledged as one of the masters of American portraiture 


Currently writing a memoir