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Jamaica Pond [lantern slide]: boys playing at the pond

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Provenance:
J. Horace McFarland Company
Physical description:
1 lantern slide: b&w ; 3 x 5 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Suffolk County, Boston
Jamaica Pond (Boston, Massachusetts)
Emerald Necklace (Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1900
1910
[between 1900 and 1910]
Notes:
Part of the Frederick Law Olmsted-designed "Emerald Necklace," the pond is mentioned in Norman T.Newton, Design on the Land: The Development of Landscape Architecture (Cambridge, MA and London, England: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1971), and in Walter L. Creese, The Crowning of the American Landscape: Eight Great American Spaces and Their Buildings (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985).
Topic:
Ponds
Urban parks
Boats
Children
Local number:
MA050001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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