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This category is for listing all parks, parkways, campuses, and other open spaces designed by Frederick Law Olmsted or his two sons John Charles Olmsted and Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr.
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Olmsted Designed ParksPiedmont Way - Berkeley, CA

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The stretch of Piedmont Avenue that runs from Gayley Road to Dwight Way, in Berkeley, California is know as Piedmont Way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 10/20/2009

last visited: 7/13/2012

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Olmsted Designed ParksPublic Garden - Boston, MA

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The Public Garden, also known as Boston Public Garden, is a large park located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts. It is home to the world famous Swan Boats and the ducks from "Make Wake for Ducklings".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Farkle 7

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/15/2009

last visited: 11/6/2013

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Olmsted Designed ParksCal Anderson Park - Seattle, Washington

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One of many Olmsted Landmark Parks in the City of Seattle. It was originally called Lincoln Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 9/25/2009

last visited: 4/6/2011

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Olmsted Designed ParksJamaica Pond Park, "Emerald Necklace" - Boston, MA

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Jamaica Pond Park, part of Boston's Emerald Necklace, features a large pond surrounded by wooded paths, and has a boathouse/ranger station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/3/2009

last visited: never

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Olmsted Designed ParksOlmsted Park, "Emerald Necklace," - Boston, MA

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Of the parks that form Boston's Emerald Necklace, Olmsted Park is among the most natural and seclusive, with paths through thick woods and a boardwalk along a lily pond, as well as athletic fields and babbling brooks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/3/2009

last visited: never

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Olmsted Designed ParksCentral Park - New York, New York, USA

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Central Park was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and architect Calvert Vaux in 1857 and completed in 1873. The posted coordinates are for the entrance to the Park at Fifth Avenue and 79th Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: New York

date approved: 8/3/2009

last visited: 11/27/2012

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Olmsted Designed ParksCherokee Park, Louisville, KY

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409-acre park on the east side of Louisville, Kentucky.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Saureus

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/20/2009

last visited: 5/26/2012

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Olmsted Designed ParksCentral Park, Louisville, KY

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Central Park is set in the middle of the Old Louisville section of Louisville, Kentucky.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Saureus

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/20/2009

last visited: never

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Olmsted Designed ParksMontebello Park - St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

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Montebello park is located on Ontario Street, in the heart of the downtown area, in St. Catharines, Ontario.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 6/30/2009

last visited: 11/10/2013

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Olmsted Designed ParksMemory Garden, Monterey State Historic Park - Monterey, California

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Public garden behind the Pacific House designed in 1927 by Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hotshoe

location: California

date approved: 3/8/2009

last visited: 12/29/2010

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Olmsted Designed ParksFDR Park (League Island) - Philadelphia, PA

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FDR Park's history began in 1914 when...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/4/2009

last visited: 2/1/2009

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Olmsted Designed ParksBok Mountain Lake Sanctuary and Singing Tower, Lake Wales, Fl

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Bok Tower and the surrounding sanctuary was a gift to the American people by Dutch immigrant, Edward W. Bok, for the successes he had of the American Dream.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 94RedRover

location: Florida

date approved: 1/23/2009

last visited: 3/16/2014

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Olmsted Designed ParksArnold Arboretum - Boston, MA

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The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is an arboretum located in the Jamaica Plain and Roslindale sections of Boston, Massachusetts. It was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and is the second largest "link" in the Emerald Necklace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mountain_Wanderer

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/24/2008

last visited: never

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Olmsted Designed ParksRiverside, Illinois master plan

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Olmsted is credited, together with his partner Calvert Vaux, with creating one of the first modern American suburbs--Riverside, IL.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/14/2008

last visited: never

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Olmsted Designed ParksLake Park - Milwaukee, WI

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In 1849 Gustav Lueddemann built his home on this land and opened up the forest to the public as "Lueddemann's on the Lake." In 1889, the Milwaukee Parks Commission was formed and contacted Olmsted to design several parks including Lake Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/11/2008

last visited: 1/6/2014

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Olmsted Designed ParksUniversity of Idaho Campus - Administration Lawn

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Beautiful campus designed by the Olmsted firm in 1908.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Idaho

date approved: 8/7/2008

last visited: 12/23/2012

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Olmsted Designed ParksMartin Luther King, Jr. Park - Buffalo, NY

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, formerly known as The Parade and also Humboldt Park, is a wonderful park designed by Frederick Law Olmsted on the east side of Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 8/5/2008

last visited: 11/16/2013

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Olmsted Designed ParksMountain View Cemetery

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Cemetery designed by Olmsted in Oakland, California

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: California

date approved: 4/24/2008

last visited: never

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Olmsted Designed ParksWoodland Park - Seattle, WA

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The Olmsted firm designed the city of Seattle's park system in 1903 and Woodland park was one of several individual parks that they designed within the system.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Washington

date approved: 3/30/2008

last visited: 3/18/2011

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Olmsted Designed ParksGeddes Power - Ypsilanti, Michigan

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The Geddes Dam is all that remains of this project. The Vivienne Farms were tore down in the late 1990's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GT.US

location: Michigan

date approved: 3/18/2008

last visited: never

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Olmsted Designed ParksMemorial Park - Jacksonville, FL

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Located on Riverside Ave. in the Riverside section of Jacksonville, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lazyCachers

location: Florida

date approved: 3/8/2008

last visited: 7/18/2012

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Olmsted Designed ParksThe Mall - Washington, D.C.

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The Mall (also known as National Mall) is one of the Olmsted, Jr. design projects in the nation's capital of Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 2/12/2008

last visited: 6/8/2014

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Olmsted Designed ParksLafayette Square - Washington, D.C.

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Lafayette Square (also known as Lafayette Park) is an Olmsted-designed park near the White House in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 2/12/2008

last visited: 7/14/2013

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Olmsted Designed ParksStanford University - Palo Alto, CA

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Olmsted helped landscape the university in 1886.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/23/2008

last visited: 1/28/2011

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Olmsted Designed ParksUC Berkeley - Berkeley, CA

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Olmsted helped landscape UC Berkeley (then College of California) in 1866.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/23/2008

last visited: 5/18/2014

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