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Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A man in coveralls operates a horse-drawn mower on the grounds of a large estate or park. Several benches appear on the perimeter of the grounds.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The residence and gardens of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mortimer. View of mansion, gardens, and fountain.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Individuals swim and sunbathe on a beach while others use a swimming pool located beside it. In the foreground, a lifeguard sits on an elevated platform n...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Topographical map of Stanley McCormick's Riven Rock estate in El Montecito, Santa Barbara County, California. The map is identified as a map of a survey co...

Date: 1925-05 

Description: Garden with an arbor in the yard of a suburban residence.

Photograph

Turtle Mound

Date:  

Description: View from roof of Forked tail turtle mound on grounds of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Historical Object

Fargo House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An album page decorated with a watercolor painting of blue flowers and green stems featuring four views of the Frank B. Fargo house on Mulberry Street. A c...

Photograph

Bessie Tift College

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A view of an outdoor campus area taken from an elevated vantage point. Various paths are visible and a row of hedges surrounds an area containing trees, b...

Date: 1918 

Description: Lincoln Monument construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Workmen are standing around the perimeter of a large hole while others are dig...

Date: 1925-05 

Description: Dirt walkway surrounded by landscaping to door of residence. The original caption identifies the location as the "Harvester Women's Farm."

Date: 1931-06 

Description: Landscaping near side door of residence with roses, ivy arch trellis, and bird bath.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The entrance to the garden framed by a decorative wooden gate.

Date: 1924 

Description: Suburban lawn and shrubbery demonstrate what the original caption describes as "well-planned" landscaping and upkeep.

Date: 1926-06 

Description: Perennials and evergreens planted on the lawn of a brick home.

Photograph

Ripon College

Date: 1851 after

Description: A view of a campus green space at Ripon College. A commemorative stone marker stands in the foreground with text that reads, "Rendezvous 1st Wis. Cav. Aug...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a Japanese Tea House and sunken gardens, located in an abandoned limestone quarry.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A corner view of the Frank B. Fargo house is centered on the onion-domed polygonal tower. The open, wrap-around two-story porch features paired columns, ba...

Date: 1927-07 

Description: View of intricate home garden of L.B. Olmstead, demonstrating extensive planning and upkeep.

Date: 1911 

Description: Architectural watercolor of a planting design for the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1963 

Description: Cover for the Wisconsin Friends of Our Native Landscape program. Depicted is a bright green and pink trillium. The Wisconsin Friends chapter was founded in...

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