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1.  View of west side of the parterre.

View of main greenhouse and steps on west side of parterre. West stone wall of Garden visible in background. Tulips in planting. 


2.  Parterre view with Juno, formal bed of echeveria in foreground.

View looking due west from old Main Gate. 


3.  View inside of the Garden parterre.

View inside of the Garden parterre with visitors viewing plantings. View is to the east with the Main Gate in background. 


4.  View of the 1868 Main Conservatory.

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


5.  Terrace also known as the parterre in Shaw's Garden circa 1875.

Lithograph showing the "parterre." with the Museum and Observatory in the background. A parterre is a garden consisting of an ornamental arrangement of flower beds. Today this space is occupied by the lily pools in front of the Climatron; view is the to the south. The small pine tree in the middle would eventually become the first location for the sculpture "Juno." 

6.  Parterre in 1890s with garden view.

On negative: 'View of Shaw's Missouri Botanical Garden' 


7.  MBG -- Conservatory (1868-1916)

View of Main Conservatory (1868-1916) and Juno showing visitors in the foreground. Taken from a Stereo View. 


8.  MBG -- Parterre

Parterre view with the Observatory and Tower Grove House in background. View is to the south. 


9.  View showing part of the Parterre.

View showing part of the Parterre. 


10.  Main Garden Agave filifera filamentose

Agave filifera filamentose growing in wooden tub in the Parterre. Back side of Juno is in the background. Color magic lantern slide. 


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