‘Gardens of Scotland, England and Wales. Report of a Garden Tour, Summer 1928’

Scope and Content

‘Report number one: Submitted as a partial requirement in conjunction with non-resident work toward the degree of Master of Landscape Architecture, to the Department of Landscape Gardening, Massachusetts Agricultural College, Amherst, Massachusetts. October 1928. Loyal R. Johnson. Amherst, Massachusetts’

The report comprises an introduction, table of gardens visited in Great Britain, index of gardens and reproduction of hand-drawn map of itinerary at rear (for the original map see LRJ/1/13). The introduction explains conventions used; the table of gardens visited gives date of visit, name of and distance from nearest city or village, county, names of property, owner and gardener, rank (explained as a personal estimate of the importance of the garden) and remarks

Typescript. Two copies