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11.  Main Gate -- Cacti

Main Gate interior showing Cacti beds. Four copy negatives available at PHO 2006-2516 and PHO 2006-2517. TWO PRINTS AVAILABLE -- SEE PHO 1983-0387, PHO 2006-2520 and PHO 2006-2521. 


12.  Main Gate, exterior view.

Main Gate exterior view with man leaning against pillar. Street and walk unpaved. Circa 1860. 


13.  Main Gate

Street side view of Main Gate. Several horses and carriages visible. 

14.  Main Garden Parterre in the 1890s. Main Gate and Juno. Visitors near gate.

View of the Main Garden Parterre in the 1890's. Visitors visible near Main Gate and Juno. One 7x5 in. sepia print. 


15.  Original Main Gate to the Garden.

Original Main Gate to the Garden located on Tower Grove Avenue; replaced in 1920. Visitors standing at lily pond. 


16.  View. Tulip beds in snow. Looking east. Main Gate. Wall. Houses across Tower Grove Ave.

View of Tulip beds in snow, looking east. Main Gate, wall, and houses across Tower Grove Ave. visible. Follows 82-0243. 


17.  Parterre in Main Garden. View looking east.

Parterre in Main Garden with view looking east. This is a copy of an old photo, about 1860. Photograph copied March, 1909. PRINT AVAILABLE, SEE PHO 1982-0355 PHO 2006-3059, and Pho 2006-3060. Negative available at PHO 2006-3061. 


18.  Lily Ponds, Main Garden -- Newly Finished

Newly finished lily pools. The new pools were lined up with Flora Ave. which had been redone as it exists today. The original Main Gate is visible in the background and is lined up with the location of the old Flora Blvd. 


19.  Main Gate - interior view. Ladies and children in foreground.

Main Gate interior view with ladies and children in foreground. 


20.  Main Gate. View from inside Garden with people on east/west & north/south paths, etc.

View from inside the Main Gate. Garden with people on east/west & north/south paths. Rectangular gazebo at left. Shadow of photographer and camera can be seen in foreground. 


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