Drawing by Lawrence Halprin, detail



•   Ethan Carr writes about his new book Mission 66 and contributes a thought-provoking essay about recent developments at the National Park Service.

•   Reflections on the Book of Landscape Gardening by Frank A. Waugh with a new introduction by Linda Flint McClelland.

•   Reid Bertone-Johnson, coordinator of the Warren H. Manning Research Project, describes new discoveries into the company town of Hopedale, MA, and recent preservation at Wilcox Park, Westerly, RI.

•   Profiles of three “local heroes,” preservation advocates who have made lasting differences in their communities assisted by research in LALH books.

•   An update on Longue Vue, in New Orleans, where post-Katrina conditions pose challenges in the Ellen Shipman-designed landscape.