Drawing by Lawrence Halprin, detail



•   Read about a new edition of Blanche M. G. Linden’s classic, Silent City on a Hill—the story of Mount Auburn Cemetery, the first rural cemetery in America.

•   In preservation news: Mount Auburn Cemetery; the John Nolen-designed town of Venice, FL;  and Warren H. Manning’s plan for Gwinn, MI.

•   Reid Bertone-Johnson writes about Tranquillity Farm, a nineteenth-century Connecticut country estate laid out by Charles Eliot and a young Warren H. Manning.

•   Jill Ker Conway remembers LALH author Charles Capen McLaughlin (1929–2005).