Image of Elizabeth Park Rose Garden from Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library collection of glass plate negatives in the Hartford Park Collection


The Smithsonian Institution’s¬†Archives of American Gardens has recently posted digital versions of photographs of gardens in Hartford from their McFarland Collection dating from the early part of the 1900s.

Click here to see the collection.

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