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Lecture Series: Breaking Ground: American Women Landscape Pioneers

June 18, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


RockefellerRoseGardenThis lecture series tells the fascinating story of three landscape designers who transformed the wealth of the Gilded Age into timeless American landscapes and became leading figures in a profession dominated by men. Each talk will introduce one of these enterprising women’s iconic landscapes and include a visit to see her contributions to the Garden’s landscape.

Three Wednesdays
10 a.m.—12 p.m.
Ross Hall
The New York Botanical Garden

May 21 – Talk on Ellen Shipman

June 4 – Talk on Beatrix Farrand

June 18 – Talk on Marian Coffin

Each lecture: Member $10/Non-Member $20
Series: Member $27/Non-Member $54


June 18, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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