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[Crowfields Community Gardens] [slide]: view from the north of garden bench

Photographer:
Strickland, Susan
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, North Carolina, Buncombe County, Asheville
North Carolina
Asheville
Crowfields Community Gardens (Asheville, North Carolina)
Date:
2000
2000 Jul
Topic:
Gardens
Perennials
Mulching
Benches, wooden
Community gardens
Vegetable gardening
Local number:
NC048006
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
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Shaw Garden [lantern slide]

Creator:
Shaw, Quincy A 1896-1960
Shaw, Lydia
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Essex County, Beverly
Shaw Garden (Prides Crossing, Massachusetts)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Topic:
Summer
Stones
Walls (building)
Shrubs
Trees
Benches
Local number:
MA017001
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
Notes:
Historic plate number: "20R."
Historic plate caption: "Mrs. Quincy A. Shaw."
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
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Smithsonian Exhibit at the 1888 Cincinnati, Ohio, Exposition

Author:
Unknown
Subject:
Centennial Exposition of the Ohio Valley & Central States (1888 : Cincinnati, Ohio)
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Place:
Ohio
Date:
1888
Topic:
Art objects
Artifacts
Benches
Bunting (Cloth)
Exhibit cases
Exhibitions--Cincinnati (Ohio)
Expositions
Painting
Pictures
Standard number:
MAH-4462
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Summary:
A general view of the Smithsonian Institution Exhibit looking north at the 1888 Centennial Exposition of the Ohio Valley and Central States in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Smithsonian coordinated all of the U.S. Government exhibits and prepared a display on its activities and collections for the exposition. Benches back to back are down the center of the Exhibit Hall. Cases display artifacts and pictures hang on bunting hung from the ceiling
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 61, Folder 7
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
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[Aspen Farms Community Garden] [slide]: garden commons with sitting area, shaded by pergola

Photographer:
Beckoff, Ira
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Aspen Farms Community Garden (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1996
1996 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Community gardens
Urban gardens
Annuals (Plants)
Pergolas
Benches
Marigolds
Vines
Garden walks
Mulching
Local number:
PA352002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[The Village of Arts and Humanities] [slide]: trees and pathways make this a very park-like setting

Photographer:
Beckoff, Ira
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Village of Arts and Humanities (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1998
1998 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Community gardens
Mural painting and decoration
Sculpture
Trees
Lawns
Benches, wooden
Shrubs
Walkways
Mulching
Edging (inorganic)
Local number:
PA355002
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Fairy Garden on Lemon Hill] [photograph (digital)]: the fairy garden includes toys for the fairy children

Photographer:
Lowry, Patricia
Physical description:
1 photograph (digital): col. ; TIF
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Florida, Palm Beach County, Gulf Stream
Florida
Gulf Stream
Fairy Garden on Lemon Hill (Gulf Stream, Florida)
Date:
2011
Topic:
Gardens
Miniature gardens
Mosses
Dollhouses
Outdoor furniture
Ferns
Local number:
FL173009
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Community Gardens at Edgerton Park] [slide]: gate and bench at center of non-active gardener's plot

Photographer:
Radford, Jennifer
Physical description:
1 slide: col. ; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, New Haven County, New Haven
Connecticut
New Haven
Community Gardens at Edgerton Park (New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
2000
2000 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Trees
Community gardens
Perennials
Gates--wooden
Benches, wooden
Fences--wooden
Garden walks
Local number:
CT283022
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Aspen Farms Community Garden] [slide]: community gardeners taking a well-earned rest

Photographer:
Beckoff, Ira
Physical description:
1 slide: col. 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Aspen Farms Community Garden (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1996
1996 Aug
Topic:
Gardens
Community gardens
Urban gardens
Benches
Vines
Men
Women gardeners
Gardeners
Fences--wire
Houses
Automobiles
African-American gardeners
Local number:
PA352003
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

[Post Village] [slide]: community gardens

Photographer:
Tibbitts, Todd T
Physical description:
1 slide: col.; 35 mm
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Cobb County, Smyrna
Georgia
Smyrna
Post Village (Smyrna, Georgia)
Date:
1997
1997 Jun
Topic:
Gardens
Community gardens
Evergreens
Woodland gardens
Hosta
Woodlands
Astilbes
Benches, wooden
Local number:
GA157006
Summary:
"The shade garden off the main pool area has Astilbes in the foreground and Hostas flowering in the rear."
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
Visitor Tag(s):

Ninth Ave. Church

Artist:
Mabel Dwight, born Cincinnati, OH 1876-died Sellersville, PA 1955
Medium:
lithograph on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 14 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. (36.3 x 25.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Cityscape
Cityscape\New York\New York
Figure(s) in exterior\urban
Architecture\religious\church
Landscape\park
Cityscape\street\9th Avenue
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.46
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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