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11.  Statue of 'Juno' in the parterre in the 1890s.

Statue of 'Juno' in the parterre in the 1890's. 



1888

12.  Victory statue. Original in Pitti Gallery, Florence, Italy.

Victory statue. Original in Pitti Gallery, Florence, Italy. 



1918

13.  Spring Flower Show. View of patterned beds from upper level.

Spring Flower Show. View of patterned beds from upper level. Statue of boy holding fish at north end. 5x7 in. print of slightly different view. 



1918

14.  Date palm in Parterre in 1890s.

Date palm in Parterre in 1890's. 



1890

15.  Parterre in 1890s with garden view.

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



1890

16.  Lily Pond -- Main Garden

Lily Pond located in the Main Garden. Man and woman visible. Lily pool east of parterre. Euryale ferox in pool. 




17.  MBG -- Conservatory (1868-1916)

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



1890

18.  MBG -- Italian Garden, Employees

MBG Italian Garden (a.k.a. the Formal Garden). Employees posed for group shot in center of garden with Juno statue, Arbor in background. Adhered to scrapbook page with another photograph on reverse side. 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. 




19.  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

20.  Succulents in formal bed. Juno main greenhouse range-west end.

Succulents in formal bed. Juno and main greenhouse range-west end visible. 



1891

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