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Date: 1967 

Description: A man and woman are walking along a dirt path near a gazebo. Flowers and trees and bushes are growing inside the horticultural conservatory.

Date: 1969 

Description: View towards the three glass domes at the Mitchell Park Conservatory. In the foreground three people are walking up a stairway on the grounds of the park....

Photograph

Formal Garden

Date: 1925-09 

Description: Formal garden with small pond, and in the background a vine-covered gazebo with a bench inside. Original caption reads: "Landscape — formal garden. 'Rydalm...

Historical Essay

Nolen, John, 1869-1937

Urban Planning in Wisconsin

Learn about the man whose vision as an urban planner helped transform the city of Madison, the state park system, and the University of Wisconsin.

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...

Photograph

Rose Garden Gazebo

Date:  date unknown

Description: A classical-style stone gazebo with a sculpture on a pedestal at the entrance to a rose garden.

Date:  ca.

Description: Galloway House Museum and flower-laden lawn on a sunny, summer day. Large oak trees stand to the left and right of the museum. Two benches, a bird bath,...

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.

Photograph

Plover Bungalow

Date: 1966-12-12 

Description: Bungalow style house in Plover, Wisconsin.

Date: 1928 

Description: Front yard landscaping of the residential home of A.R. Matthews, master farmer.

Photograph

Hunnewell Gardens

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Horatio Hollis Hunnewell Gardens, begun in 1843. A body of water is separated from an unpaved pathway by a stone fence, and trees are trimmed t...

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...

Photograph

Taliesin

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: An exterior view of Taliesin, the headquarters of the Frank Lloyd Wright organization.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An aerial view of the University of Virginia. The main building in the foreground references the Roman Pantheon and features a Classical-style porch, colum...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Island Woolen Mill dam and bridge over the Baraboo River. In the foreground is a concrete "pergola" which shades a small bench. Molded into a concrete...

Date: 1892-05-03 

Description: Tree planting ceremony on the Wooded Island during construction of the Columbian Exposition in Jackson Park. Standing to the left of the tree wrapped with...

Date: 1924 

Description: View down a wide, tree-lined neighborhood street. Well-maintained lawns and houses can be seen on the left. A man with a reel mower is working in a yard, a...

Date: 1925-09 

Description: Backyard garden of a suburban residence.

Date: 1925-09 

Description: View of the landscaping on a street median in a residential neighborhood. Dwellings are in the background.

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...

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