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Gardens

Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Names:
Bahai House of Worship (New Delhi, India)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Extent:
2.29 Linear feet (photographs, film negatives, slides, notebooks, land surveys, notes, prints, maps, publications, articles, clippings, drawings.)
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Dholpur (India : District)
Mehtab Bagh
India
Date:
undated
1978-1990
Scope and Contents:
This collection includes research documentation, photographs, slides, and diaries related to Ms. Moynihan's Moghul garden surveys. This information ranges from the Lotus Garden to Rajasthan Gardens to various garden reference materials. There are also various notebooks and annotated maps.
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection, Series 1: Gardens
Arrangement:
The series is organized into three sub-series: Series 1.1: Lotus Garden; Series 1.2: Jai Mahal Garden; Series 1.3: Mehtab Bagh Garden.
Biographical / Historical:
Elizabeth Moynihan is an architectural historian and author, specializing in the study of Mughal gardens in India. She served on the Indo-U.S. Sub-Commission on Education and Culture for many years. While living in India, Ms. Moynihan authored a survey of surviving Moghul gardens, which was published in 1979 as "Paradise as a Garden in Persia and Moghul India." She also did research on Babur, the founder of the Moghul dynasty. In the process, she located and documented four previously unknown 16th century gardens built by Babur.
Local Numbers:
FSA A2013.06 01
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Topic:
Gardens, Mogul  Search this
Mughal Empire  Search this
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
Identifier:
FSA.A2013.06, Series 1
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Site of the Timurid Pavilion

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden, Lotus-Blossom (Central) Pool

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden, Lotus-bud Pool

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden: Fading Lotus Blossom Pool

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden, Private Apartments

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden, Mosque in Field

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Notebook 2 Pressed flowers and watercolors [located Box 10, Folder 2]

Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Linear feet (Notebooks.)
Type:
Archival materials
Notebooks
Place:
Bhutan
Date:
June 1-5, 1974
Scope and Contents:
Hard-bound stationary book of pressed flowers and leaves, gathered during a visit to Bhutan during a visit in 1974. Flowers are accompanied by brief descriptive notes. Also includes a watercolor sketch of a flower.
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection, Series 5: Notebooks, Notebook 2: Pressed flowers
Arrangement:
6 notebooks housed across collection. See finging aid for locations.
Biographical / Historical:
Ms. Moynihan is an architectural historian and travel throughout India for several years. She was married to Senator Daniel Moynihan for 48 years. She served on the Indo-U.S. Sub-Commission on Education and Culture for many years. While living in India, Ms. Moynihan authored a survey of surviving Moghul gardens, which was published in 1979 as "Paradise as a Garden in Persia and Moghul India." She also did research on Babur, the founder of the Moghul dynasty. In the process, she located and documented four previously unknown 16th century gardens built by Babur.
Local Numbers:
FSA A2013.06 05.2
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Topic:
Gardens  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Notebooks
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
Identifier:
FSA.A2013.06, File FSA A2013.06 05.2
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 5: Notebooks
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Online Media:

Lotus Garden Surroundings

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Harmich Singh Photos, 1978

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden Documentation, 1985

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden, Miscellaneous Slides

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden, Negatives of the Central Pavilion

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Dholpur

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Lotus Garden Site Drawings

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS) and Project at Lotus Garden

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Shrine between Jhor and Road

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
See more items in:
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Dholpur

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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Documents from Jhor Villager with translation

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Building Remains Around Jhor

Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
See more items in:
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 1: Gardens / 1.1: Lotus Garden
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a2013-06-ref35

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