Drawing by Lawrence Halprin, detail



• In the premier issue of VIEW, LALH announces the publication of two new books in the ASLA Centennial Reprint series: O. C. Simonds’s Landscape-Gardening, with a new introduction by Robert E. Grese; and Martha Brookes Hutcheson’s The Spirit of the Garden, with a new introduction by Rebecca Warren Davidson.

• The national tour of a new LALH exhibition based on A Genius for Place is announced.

• In preservation news: recent work at Longue Vue House and Gardens (New Orleans, LA); Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens (Jacksonville, FL); Gwinn (Cleveland, OH):  Nichols Arboretum (Ann Arbor, MI); Naumkeag (Stockbridge, MA); Bamboo Brook Outdoor Education Center, formerly Merchiston Farm (Gladstone, NJ); Val Verde (Montecito, CA);  Dumbarton Oaks (Washington, DC); Longfellow National Historic Site (Cambridge, MA); and  Maudslay State Park (Newburyport, MA).