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Demonstration garden, Bryant Park, 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue, New York, New York. (LOC)

Demonstration garden, Bryant Park, 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue, New York, New York. (LOC)

Johnston, Frances Benjamin,, 1864-1952,, photographer.

[Demonstration garden, Bryant Park, 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue, New York, New York. Visitors studying gardening notices] [1918 August]

1 photograph : glass lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in.

Notes:
Site History. Today: Bryant Park extant.
Slide for lecturing on city and suburban gardens.
Title, date, and subject information provided by Sam Watters, 2011.
Photo shows Bryant Park with New York Public Library; two boys, one on roller skates, and a man reading the notices. Garden is a project by the National War Garden Commission, 1918.
Forms part of: Garden and historic house lecture series in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).
Published in Gardens for a Beautiful America / Sam Watters. New York: Acanthus Press, 2012. Frontispiece plate for section "Gardens for City and Suburb."

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.16152

Call Number: LC-J717-X98- 77

Posted by The Library of Congress on 2012-04-20 15:28:48

Tagged: , Library of Congress , dc:identifier=http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.16152 , xmlns:dc=http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/ , Fifth Avenue, New York

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