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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.
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...
Description: Garden with an arbor in the yard of a suburban residence.
Description: View from roof of Forked tail turtle mound on grounds of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
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...
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...
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...
Description: Dirt walkway surrounded by landscaping to door of residence. The original caption identifies the location as the "Harvester Women's Farm."
Description: Landscaping near side door of residence with roses, ivy arch trellis, and bird bath.
Description: The entrance to the garden framed by a decorative wooden gate.
Description: Suburban lawn and shrubbery demonstrate what the original caption describes as "well-planned" landscaping and upkeep.
Description: Perennials and evergreens planted on the lawn of a brick home.
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...
Description: Elevated view of a Japanese Tea House and sunken gardens, located in an abandoned limestone quarry.
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...
Description: View of intricate home garden of L.B. Olmstead, demonstrating extensive planning and upkeep.
Description: Architectural watercolor of a planting design for the Wisconsin State Capitol.
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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