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11.  View. Main Parterre - formal bed of echeveria in foreground. Juno.

Looking due west from Main Gate. 



1910

12.  View. Main Garden from top of old palm house looking southwest. Juno. Observatory.

View of Main Garden from top of old palm house looking southwest. Juno, Observatory, and Victory visible. Tower of Tower Grove House visible through trees. 



1907

13.  View. Tulips in Main Garden. Looking north-east. Main greenhouse. Juno.

Rectangular summerhouse near east wall. 



1904

14.  MBG -- Italian Garden

MBG Italian Garden (a.k.a. the Formal Garden). South side, Desert House. PRINT AVAILABLE -- SEE PHO 1982-0265. The Pergola was the open row of columns and trellises bordering the west side of the Italian Garden. The Arbors were the two roofed structures at the center of the Pergola. The Greenhouse which made up the surrounding border of the Italian Garden was -- as a whole -- referred to as the Conservatory or the Italian Garden Greenhouse, with each part of the building segmented into; Desert House, Cycad and Fern House, Economic House, South African House, and Palm House. After the Palm House was torn down, the remaining south and north buildings were called the Desert House and the Mediterranean House. 



1921

15.  Italian Garden. Looking west toward pergola. Juno.

Italian Garden view looking west toward pergola. Juno visible. 



1918

16.  MBG -- Conservatory (1868-1916)

View of the 1868 Main Conservatory to the north with various visitors in the foreground. Original image entitled 'Shaw's Garden'. E. Boehl photographer. 



1890

17.  MBG -- Conservatory (1868-1916)

Aerial View of the 1868 Main Conservatory with visitors on paths. 



1890

18.  MBG -- Conservatory (1868-1916)

Main Conservatory Greenhouse with Juno and visitors in the foreground. The view is looking to the north. 'Shaw's Garden' 



1890

19.  Mediterranean House and Italian Garden with tulips. Juno and Portico in view.

Mediterranean House and Italian Garden with tulips. Juno and Portico in view. 



1918

20.  MBG -- Conservatory (1868-1916)

View of the parterre with gentlemen on paths. Juno is in center. Victory and museum can be seen in background. View is looking south from the steps of the Main Conservatory. 



1890

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