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Photograph

Rowley House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A foursquare style house with front and back porches sits on a large landscaped lot with a decorative fence and painted pergola. The house, at 220 Eighth S...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The postcard caption is in error in its reference to Lake Park, which is distantly located from this street. Possibly Highland Park was intended. A secon...

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:  date unknown

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

Date: 1926-06 

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

Photograph

Jens Jensen

Date:  

Description: Jens Jensen, world famous landscape architect who pioneered the use of indigenous vegetation in his designs, at Ellison Bay, Wisconsin.

Date: 1926-07-17 

Description: Lawn and foundation planting outside suburban house, including Colorado blue spruce.

Date: 1931-06 

Description: Front yard landscaping of house in a residential neighborhood. Original caption reads: "Home of Mock Jr., 15 S. Commonwealth Ave., 2nd prize winner in 'Tri...

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: 1939-07 

Description: An architectural rendering of a proposed lakefront development plan.

Photograph

Rock Terrace

Date: 1973-10-07 

Description: A rock terrace in the yard of a house at 5606 Old Middleton Road.

Date: 1925-06 

Description: Children dressed in bathing suits at a small park with a swimming place. A garden is in the foreground.

Date: 1926-06 

Description: Front yard landscaping of suburban house including foundation planting, terraced lawn, and window boxes. On the left is a driveway leading to a garage.

Photograph

Columbia University

Date: 1906 after

Description: A view of St. Paul's Chapel and the surrounding buildings. The structure features a Classical-style porch, columns, pediment, and dome. Arched, stain gla...

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Description: Reflecting pool and sculptures in front of the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo, Japan. The hotel was designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the State Capitol looking west in Madison, Wisconsin. A corner of the Capitol square and the Capitol lawn are visible in the foreground....

Date:  date unknown

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

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...

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Description: A girl stands in a shrubbery arch in front of a house, probably the yard and house of the Spaulding family.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sketch for Taliesin West private garden court totem pole, drawn by Frank Lloyd Wright. The sketch includes elevations, a plan, and details and are drawn on...

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