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Date: 1880 after
Description: A view of Sacred Heart College and the surrounding landscape. Each dormer window has a cross on its peak and the center of the building has a bell tower.
Description: View from sidewalk of the landscaping outside a public library in St. Charles, Illinois.
Urban Planning in Wisconsin
Description: L.A. Hawkins is seated at a rock and water garden feature at the home of C. Mock Jr., 15 S. Commonwealth Avenue.
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.
Description: A man is driving a horse-drawn mower down a path on a park or estate grounds. Another man leans against a slender tree. Both are wearing hats, white shirts...
Description: Home garden in a residential neighborhood. Landscaping includes iris and peonies in borders along a driveway, and an arched trellis near the backyard. Orig...
Description: An architectural rendering of a proposed lakefront development plan.
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 photographer's wife, Clothilde, far right, and children, from left, Margaret, Alice, Helen, and Ferdinand Leonard, in a rustic gazebo on the grounds of...
Description: Architectural watercolor of a planting design for the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1945-04 date unknown
Description: Graphite pencil and colored pencil drawing on drafting vellum of design for Glenwood Children's Park designed by Jens Jensen. Original drawing 33 x 29 inch...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view of Hotel Victory taken from a high vantage point. The hotel has an inner courtyard, towers, and flags flying on top of the towers. People mill aro...
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: Elevated view of a Japanese Tea House and sunken gardens, located in an abandoned limestone quarry.
Description: Hand-colored view of the Thordarson estate including the boathouse and a stone-paved path with benches.
Description: Gravel rear walkway of residence. Small tin container with lid, and a wire mesh mat are set just outside the backdoor steps. Original caption identifies th...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Frank W. Hoyt Park plan.
Description: A man and young girl relax at a natural-spring grotto park. The spring feeds a fountain set into a paved and sunken courtyard with an awning. In the back...
Description: The Dells Paper and Pulp Company factory stands near a dam on the Chippewa River. A bridge, smokestacks, and several other buildings are visible nearby....
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