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1.  Water lilies growning in main lily pools.

Water lilies growning in main lily pools. Mrs. Edward's Whitaker Garmorata water lily. Image is hand colored and was taken by Paul Kohl in 1921. 



1923

2.  Aerial view - central axis of the Garden.

Airplane view of the Palm House, Italian Garden, lily pools, and the main gate. View is to the east. Hand colored magic lantern slide. 



1930

3.  Lily pool showing details of Victoria pool with hot water pipes.

Lily pool showing details of Victoria pool with hot water pipes. This pool was between the greenhouse and the Linnaean House. 



1909

4.  Cyperus papyrus in lily pools.

Cyperus papyrus in lily pools. 



1913

5.  Climatron Construction

The old Palm House being dismantled to make way for the Climatron. 




6.  Climatron Construction

The old Palm House being dismantled to make way for the Climatron. 




7.  Climatron exterior at night.

Climatron exterior. Climatron at night as reflected in tropical lily pools. Circa 1970. 



1960

8.  Climatron and main Lily Pool.

View of Climatron and main Lily Pool in 1975. 



1975

9.  Children by Lily Pools.

Children by Lily Pools. Children participating in the Pitzman Summer Nature Study Program at the Garden. 




10.  Lily pools and Main Gate in 1931

Lily Pools and Main Gate in 1931. Nymphaea, Mrs. G.H. Pring in foreground. 




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