The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) connects people to places. TCLF educates and engages the public to make our shared landscape heritage more visible, identify its value, and empower its stewards.
Working within the existing footprint of a garden by Gordon Bunshaft, landscape architect Lester Collins redesigned this site in 1977.
PLACES: What's Out There
This searchable database raises public awareness of the rich diversity and interconnectedness of our shared landscape heritage. Spanning more than two centuries of American landscapes, the database is searchable by landscape name, locale, designer, type, and style.
In 1935, after visiting Japan, Charles and Ellamae Storrier Stearns hired Kinzuchi Fujii to convert the tennis court area on their six-acre estate into a Japanese-style stroll garden from the Edo period.
Pioneers of American Landscape Design® chronicles the lives and careers of those who have designed our gardens, parks, streets, campuses, cemeteries, suburbs, and the innumerable other environments in which we live.