Photo, Print, Drawing Forestiere Underground Gardens at 5021 West Shaw Avenue, Fresno, California
About this Item
- Forestiere Underground Gardens at 5021 West Shaw Avenue, Fresno, California
- Contributor Names
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
- Created / Published
- 2013 June.
- Subject Headings
- - United States--California--Fresno
- - Forestiere Undergound Gardens
- - Baldasare Forestiere
- - America
- Digital photographs--Color--2010-2020.
- - The gardens are an unusual manmade creation built by Baldasare Forestiere, an immigrant from Sicily, over a period of 40 years from 1906 to until his death in 1946. Countless hours were spent excavating the hardpan layer to create this underground home with a summer bedroom, a winter bedroom, a bath, a functional kitchen, a fish pond, and a parlor with a fireplace, with stone walls, archways, grottoes, and courtyards.
- - Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer.
- - Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Gift; The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation in memory of Jon B. Lovelace; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:063).
- - Forms part of: Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- 1 photograph : digital, tiff file, color.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-DIG-highsm- 25706 (ONLINE) [P&P]
- Source Collection
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Digital Id
- highsm 25706 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.25706
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-DIG-highsm-25706 (original digital file)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
- IIIF Presentation Manifest
- Manifest (JSON/LD)
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Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Forestiere Underground Gardens atWest Shaw Avenue, Fresno, California. United States California Fresno, 2013. June. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013635151/.
APA citation style:
Highsmith, C. M., photographer. (2013) Forestiere Underground Gardens atWest Shaw Avenue, Fresno, California. United States California Fresno, 2013. June. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013635151/.
MLA citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Forestiere Underground Gardens atWest Shaw Avenue, Fresno, California. June. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013635151/>.