Frederick Law Olmsted was the foremost landscape architect of the late 19th century and was responsible for the design of many of America`a most famous parks, including Central Park in New York City.
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A Clearing in the Distance: Frederick Law Olmsted and America in the 19th Century by Witold Rybczynski. Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) is best remembered today as a landscape designer, well known for his plans for New York's Central Park and Prospect ... The Cotton Kingdom: A Traveller's Observations on Cotton and Slavery in the American Slave States, 1853-1861 by Frederick Law Olmsted. Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) is best known for designing parks in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Chicago, Boston, and the grounds of the Capitol in Washing...