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Franklin and Marshall College

David Schuyler, Jane A. Bee - History - 2004 - 128 pages
Franklin & Marshall College is the thirteenth oldest institution of higher education in the United States. Benjamin Rush, who was largely responsible for the establishment of ...
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Sanctified Landscape: Writers, Artists, and the Hudson River Valley, 1820-1909

David Schuyler - History - 2012 - 224 pages
The Hudson River Valley was the first iconic American landscape. Beginning as early as the 1820s, artists and writers found new ways of thinking about the human relationship ...
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From garden city to green city: the legacy of Ebenezer Howard

Kermit Carlyle Parsons, David Schuyler - Social Science - 2002 - 288 pages
Victorian cities evoke images of crowded tenements where social unrest and epidemic disease were rampant. Conditions in nineteenth-century London, in particular, sparked ...
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The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted: The Last Great Projects, 1890–1895

Frederick Law Olmsted - Architecture - 2015 - 1104 pages
In 1890, Frederick Law Olmsted, then nearly sixty-eight years old, had risen to the pinnacle of his career. Together with his partners, stepson John Charles Olmsted and protégé ...
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Pleasure Grounds: Andrew Jackson Downing and Montgomery Place

Jacquetta M. Haley - Art - 1988 - 96 pages
A. J. Downing, the celebrated 19th century landscape architect, reserved his greatest admiration for Montgomery Place, in New York's pastoral Dutchess County. His personal and ...
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To Live in the New World: A.J. Downing and American Landscape Gardening

Judith K. Major - Architecture - 1997 - 242 pages
A. J. Downing (1815-1852) wrote the first American treatise on landscape gardening.As editor of the Horticulturist and the country's leading practitioner and author, he ...
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