Jamaica Pond [lantern slide]: boys playing at the pond
J. Horace McFarland Company
1 lantern slide: b&w ; 3 x 5 in
United States of America, Massachusetts, Suffolk County, Boston
Jamaica Pond (Boston, Massachusetts)
Emerald Necklace (Boston, Massachusetts)
[between 1900 and 1910]
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).