Articles and Essays

  • Timeline A chronology of key events in the life of landscape architect, reformer, and urban planner Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903), divided into four parts.
  • The Olmsted Family Brief identification of selected individuals in the genealogy of Frederick Law Olmsted, Sr.
  • The Olmsted Firms, 1858-1979 This essay provides a brief overview of the major projects undertaken by Frederick Law Olmsted and the evolution of the firms with which he, his sons, and successors were identified.