TITLE

Splendor returns to a New York classic

AUTHOR(S)
Weintraub, Boris
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
National Geographic;Aug97, Vol. 192 Issue 2, Preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the restoration of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx. Details on original building and restoration costs; Design of conservatory in Italian Renaissance style by firm of Lord & Burnham; Ravages of time and weather on the structure.
ACCESSION #
9707230592

 

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