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Shurcliff, Arthur A. (Arthur Asahel), 1870-1957
Hopkins, Alden
Parker, Donald H.
Wythe, George
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Dates:
1984
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (black-and-white.)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Creators:
Shurcliff, Arthur A. (Arthur Asahel), 1870-1957
Hopkins, Alden
Parker, Donald H.
Wythe, George
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Dates:
1984
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (black-and-white.)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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series
Collection ID:
AAG.MCF
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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file
Collection ID:
AAG.ADM
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, a magazine clipping about the garden, and other information.

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Dates:
circa 1887-1947
Size:
200 Postcards (black and white, color ;)
Collection ID:
AAG.PTC
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

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.

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Creators:
H. Weber & Sons Co.
Dates:
circa 1879-1962
Size:
7 Boxes
Collection ID:
AAG.WBR
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The H. Weber & Sons Co. records document the professional activities of The H. Weber & Sons Company, a florist business consisting of a florist shop and greenhouse which was located in Oakland, Maryland. The collection contains business records, photographs, horticultural medals and wire frames used for floral displays.

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Creators:
Alexander, Charles P. (Charles Paul), 1889-1981
Dates:
circa 1870-1979
Size:
59.41 cu. ft. (116 document boxes) (1 half document box) (2 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7298
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Charles P. Alexander (Record Unit 7298) were received by the Smithsonian Archives in 1981, 1982, and 1984. The papers are open to researchers and may be consulted in the Archives. The Archives would like to thank Dr. Wayne N. Mathis, Chairman, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History; Dr. F. Christian Thompso...

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Creators:
Atkinson, Charles Tracy
Atkinson, Marguerite C.
Garden Club of Hartford
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets, features map, and supplemental booklet of garden photographs.

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2005
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
McFarland, J. Horace (John Horace), 1859-1948
American Rose Society
Dates:
1899-1974
Size:
30 Cubic feet (2718 photographs: black and white; 448 glass lantern slides; 41 glass negatives; color records; plant patents; publications. )
Collection ID:
AAG.MCF
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The J. Horace McFarland Collection includes over 3,100 photographic images of private and public gardens throughout the United States, as well as some from foreign countries, dating from 1899 to 1963. Many of these images, generated for Mount Pleasant Press (later the J. Horace McFarland Company), were used to illustrate trade catalogs published by the firm as well as journal and newspaper articles. The collection also contains color records that were used as reference aids during the printing process, plant patents, and various publications of the McFarland Company.

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