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Historic Gardens Postcard collection

Names:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
200 postcards (black and white, color ;)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
White House (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 1887-1947
Summary:
The Historic Gardens Postcard Collection includes 200 postcards of historic views of various public gardens, parks, monuments, and buildings throughout the United States and some foreign countries, including Canada, France and Cuba. Some private gardens and estates and many Washington, D.C. attractions are also represented. Roughly half of the postcards were mailed; the remaining postcards were not written on or posted. Areas represented include Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia. Foreign views show gardens in Havana, Paris, and Canada. About a dozen cards feature various views of Smithsonian Institution museums along the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
Arrangement note:
This collection is unprocessed.
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Gardens -- Cuba  Search this
Gardens -- Canada  Search this
Gardens -- United States  Search this
Gardens -- France  Search this
Historic sites  Search this
Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.) -- 1900-1910  Search this
Parks  Search this
Monuments  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Historic gardens postcard collection.
Identifier:
AAG.PTC
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Historic Gardens Postcard collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aag-ptc

New York City: Eugene McCarthy Presidential Campaign rally at Madison Square Garden -- Richie Havens, and Carl Reiner

Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 contact sheet (black and white)
1 Folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Contact sheets
Date:
1968-08-16
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0433
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Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref1015

"SANE" Rally (Anti-Vietnam War Rally), Madison Square Gardens, New York City: Pete Seeger, Hans Morgenthou, Bob Parent (photographer), Norman Thomas

Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 contact sheet (black and white)
1 Folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Contact sheets
Date:
1966-12-08
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0614
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Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref978

[Kenneth D. Smith Gardens]: narcissus underplanting dogwoods.

Photographer:
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Roche, John P.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Roche, John P.  Search this
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black-and-white, 8 X 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
New York (State) -- Staten Island
Kenneth D. Smith Gardens (Staten Island, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Richmond County -- New York -- Staten Island
Date:
[1957?]
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Staten Island  Search this
Daffodils  Search this
Bulbs  Search this
Trees  Search this
Spring  Search this
Dogwoods  Search this
Identifier:
AAG.ROC, Item NY499007
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Roche collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-roc-ref118

Staten Island (Dongan Hills) -- Smithfield/Kenneth D. Smith Gardens

Former owner:
Smith, Kenneth D.  Search this
Smith, Catherine Hemingway  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Roche, John P.  Search this
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
New York (State) -- Staten Island
Kenneth D. Smith Gardens (Staten Island, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Richmond County -- New York -- Staten Island
Scope and Contents:
The folders include a worksheet, site plan, magazine articles, and copies of newspaper articles.
General:
The former owners, Kenneth D. and Catherine Hemingway Smith, worked at hybridization and gardening. Kenneth and Catherine bred irises such as Repartee and Bread and Wine. The garden was designed for color in all seasons with daffodils, azaleas, rhododendrons, irises, hemerocallis, and herbaceous perennials. After the property was sold, it was subdivided. The garden no longer exists.
Persons associated with this garden include: Kenneth D. Smith (former owner, ? - 1951); Kenneth D. and Catherine Hemmingway Smith (former owners, 1951-1965); and Catherine Hemmingway Smith (former owner, 1965-1975).
Related Materials:
Kenneth D. Smith Gardens related holdings consist of 2 folders (6 35 mm. slides and 10 photoprints)
See others in:
Garden Club of America Collection, ca. 1920-[ongoing].
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Staten Island  Search this
Identifier:
AAG.ROC, File NY499
See more items in:
Roche collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-roc-ref114

[Kenneth D. Smith Gardens]: seating area surrounded by narcissus beds.

Photographer:
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Roche, John P.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Roche, John P.  Search this
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black-and-white, 8 X 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
New York (State) -- Staten Island
Kenneth D. Smith Gardens (Staten Island, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Richmond County -- New York -- Staten Island
Date:
[1957?]
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Staten Island  Search this
Lawns  Search this
Chairs -- wooden  Search this
Patios, flagstone  Search this
Birch  Search this
Fences  Search this
Outdoor furniture  Search this
Stairs, stone  Search this
Daffodils  Search this
Bulbs  Search this
Identifier:
AAG.ROC, Item NY499003
See more items in:
Roche collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-roc-ref117

"SANE" Rally (Anti-Vietnam War Rally), Madison Square Gardens, New York City: James Earl Jones, Pete Seeger, Tony Randall, A. J. Muste, Norman Thomas, William Sloane Coffin, Ossie Davis

Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 contact sheet (black and white)
1 Folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Contact sheets
Date:
1966-12-08
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0615
See more items in:
Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref979

Folder 7: Letter from William Elliot to Asbury Dickens regarding the letting out of the botanical garden as a pleasure garden to a private individual from New York. Dated 6 August 1830.

Collection Creator::
Columbian Institute  Search this
Container:
Box 1A of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7051, Columbian Institute, Records
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7051-refidd1e2131

[Kenneth D. Smith Gardens]: iris-bordered brick and bluestone steps leading down from house to garden area.

Photographer:
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Roche, John P.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Roche, John P.  Search this
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black-and-white, 8 X 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
New York (State) -- Staten Island
Kenneth D. Smith Gardens (Staten Island, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Richmond County -- New York -- Staten Island
Date:
[1957?]
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Plants, Potted  Search this
Irises (Plants)  Search this
Evergreens  Search this
Stairs, stone  Search this
Containers  Search this
Climbing plants  Search this
Walls, brick  Search this
Gardens -- New York -- Staten Island  Search this
Identifier:
AAG.ROC, Item NY499001
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Roche collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-roc-ref115

[Kenneth D. Smith Gardens]: lawn and daylily bordered path further away from house.

Photographer:
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Roche, John P.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Roche, John P.  Search this
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black-and-white, 8 X 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
New York (State) -- Staten Island
Kenneth D. Smith Gardens (Staten Island, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Richmond County -- New York -- Staten Island
Date:
[1957?]
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Staten Island  Search this
Lawns  Search this
Trees  Search this
Houses  Search this
Walkways, stone  Search this
Daylilies  Search this
Identifier:
AAG.ROC, Item NY499002
See more items in:
Roche collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-roc-ref116

[Kenneth D. Smith Gardens]: bluestone path wandering among lily plantings and hemlocks.

Photographer:
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Roche, John P.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Roche, John P.  Search this
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (black-and-white, 8 X 10 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Place:
New York (State) -- Staten Island
Kenneth D. Smith Gardens (Staten Island, New York)
United States of America -- New York -- Richmond County -- New York -- Staten Island
Date:
[1957?]
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Gardens -- New York -- Staten Island  Search this
Walkways, stone  Search this
Daylilies  Search this
Plants, Potted  Search this
Evergreens  Search this
Stepping stones  Search this
Containers  Search this
Hemlock  Search this
Identifier:
AAG.ROC, Item NY499008
See more items in:
Roche collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-roc-ref119

New York -- New York

Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Historic gardens postcard collection.
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Historic Gardens Postcard collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-ptc-ref145

Folder 40 Photographs of rock formations including sites at or in Castle Mountain, Canada; Buffalo, New York; Wyoming; Colorado; Virginia and Oklahoma.

Collection Creator::
Merrill, George P. (Georger Perkins), 1854-1929  Search this
Container:
Box 15 of 24
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7177, George P. Merrill Collection
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George P. Merrill Collection
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7177-refidd1e8751
Additional Online Media:

Geneva -- New York State Agricultural Experiment Station

Collection Photographer:
Fogg, John M. (John Milton), 1898-1982  Search this
Extent:
8 slides (photographs) (35mm)
Type:
Archival materials
slides (photographs)
Date:
1959
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit all requests for appointments in writing. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Fruit trees  Search this
Arboretums  Search this
Agricultural buildings  Search this
Peach  Search this
Gardens -- New York (State)  Search this
Apple trees  Search this
Apples  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, John M. Fogg Photographic Slides
Identifier:
AAG.FOG, File NY584
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John M. Fogg photographic slides
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-fog-ref38

Lindsaea pratensis Maxon

Min. Elevation:
850  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
John T. Mickel  Search this
Thomas A. Zanoni  Search this
M. Mejia  Search this
J. Pimentel  Search this
Place:
Haiti, Massif de la Hotte: Depts SudGrand Anse border: rural area"Geffrard"18km N of camp Perrin, in the road to Beaumont and Jeremie, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
11 Mar 1983
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Lindsaeaceae
Published Name:
Lindsaea pratensis Maxon
Barcode:
01458070
USNM Number:
3375163
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12287284

New York

Collection Photographer:
Fogg, John M. (John Milton), 1898-1982  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit all requests for appointments in writing. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, John M. Fogg Photographic Slides
See more items in:
John M. Fogg photographic slides
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-fog-ref25

New York

Collection Landscape architect:
Leubuscher, Frederic  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Costain, Harold Haliday  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Frederick H. Leubuscher Slide Collection.
See more items in:
Frederic H. Leubuscher slide collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-lbr-ref3

New York

Collection Photographer:
White, G. Howard, Dr., Jr.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Dr. G. Howard White, Jr. photograph collection.
See more items in:
Dr. G. Howard White collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-whi-ref134

New York

Collection Creator:
McComb, A. H., Jr., Capt.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Captain A. H. McComb Jr. slide collection.
See more items in:
Captain A. H. McComb Jr. slide collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-mcc-ref28

New York

Collection Photographer:
Roche, John P.  Search this
Roche, Mary Alice  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
See more items in:
Roche collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-roc-ref112

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