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Urban parks

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered general works on urban parks and works limited to urban parks of regions, countries, states, etc. Works on parks of individual cities, city regions or metropolitan areas are entered under the heading Parks with local subdivision.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Audubon Park Drawings Collection

Identifier: SEAA-046
Scope and Contents

This collection includes drawings featuring improvements to Audubon Park in New Orleans, Louisiana, including a design by the Olmsted Brothers (from Boston, Massachusetts) for a park pavilion; blueprints for the aviary at the Audubon Park Zoo by Walter Cook Keenan (from New Orleans, La.); and an 1894 map showing Horticultural Hall (built for the 1884 Cotton Centennial Exposition, destroyed in 1915 by a hurricane), and the race track.

Dates: 1894-1948