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Descanso Gardens [slide]

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Creator:
Los Angeles County Arboretum
Boddy, E. Manchester
Chapman, Alfred B
Verdugo, Jose Maria
Verdugo, Julio
King Of Spain
Gabrielino Indians
Los Angeles Parks & Recreation
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, California, Los Angeles County, La Canada Flintridge
California
Flint Ridge
Descanso Gardens (Flint Ridge, California)
Date:
1994
1994 Jul
Notes:
"Descanso (means "rest or repose") lies in the La Canada Valley." In 1937, E. Manchester Boddy purchased 165 acres and built a 22-room mansion on the hill overlooking Like Oak Forest and Rancho del Descanso.
Topic:
Summer
Woodlands
Bridges--wooden
Gardens
Local number:
CA147003
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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