Thursday, November 17, 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm – The Enduring Design Legacy of Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr. on the Nation’s Capital


Landscape historian Arleyn A. Levee examines Frederick Law Olmsted Jr.’s impact on Washington, D.C. and its environs, in this Historic New England event co-sponsored with Friends of Fairsted, to be held at Wheelock College, 43 Hawes Street in Brookline beginning with a reception at 6 pm and lecture at 7 pm on Thursday, November 17.  For more than fifty years, Olmsted and his firm designed and advised to help create a capital city of monuments and green space worthy of the modern American nation.  Free, but registration requested.  Email friendsoffairsted@gmail.com to sign up.  Image courtesy of Olmsted National Historic Site.