This talk will be an introduction to the life and accomplishments of Frederick Law Olmsted, a pioneer of the modern urban park. We will explore Olmsted’s early life, the history of urban parks, and the major projects of Olmsted’s firm such as Central Park and the Rochester (now Monroe County) park system.
Presented by Master Gardener, Bob Beabout. Hosted by Irondequoit Public Library.
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Last updated September 2, 2021