Read more about the article Open Letter: Friends of Maryland’s Olmsted Parks & Landscapes supports the designation of the Olmsted Parkways
Excerpt from the map of the 1904 Olmsted Report.

Open Letter: Friends of Maryland’s Olmsted Parks & Landscapes supports the designation of the Olmsted Parkways

We are pleased to share this open letter in support of the designation of The Alameda, 33rd Street, and Gwynns Falls Parkway as local landmarks by the Commission for Historical…

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Read more about the article Advancing the Olmsted Legacy— Parks and Open Spaces for a New Century
Ed Orser leading a tour of the Gwynns Falls Trail for students in the 2013 Odyssey course.

Advancing the Olmsted Legacy— Parks and Open Spaces for a New Century

Advancing the Olmsted Legacy— Parks and Open Spaces for a New Century The Olmsteds, designing for bikes since 1894? Sure enough, Ocean Parkway in Brooklyn claims that the bike lanes…

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Read more about the article Take a short course on the Olmsted Legacy in Baltimore
Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr., (1870-1957), who led planning efforts by the Olmsted firm on Maryland projects for more than four decades.

Take a short course on the Olmsted Legacy in Baltimore

Join FMOPL in the classroom and in the field in September 2013! Dr. Ed Orser, Lauren Schiszik, and several expert guest speakers will explore the rich Olmsted legacy in Baltimore…

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