13093. Landscapes and Gardens of the Mansions of the American South.
Emphasizing the American tendency to mix styles, this paper discusses settlement in the South, the early use of gardens, and the evolution from the use of geometric patterns to a more naturalistic approach. Also describes the influence of Thomas Jefferson, and discusses several specific landscapes and how their designers obtained their ideas. 15 pages, 61 footnotes, 11 bibliographic sources.
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