Vassar arboretum, c. 1931

Vassar arboretum, c. 1931. Shaded areas designate plantations described by Henry Downer. Not shown are specimen trees and plantings around buildings in central campus, also understood as part of the arboretum. Schematic by Ann Duncan, reproduced from Yvonne Elet & Virginia Duncan, “Beatrix Farrand and campus landscape at Vassar: pedagogy and practice, 1925-29, Studies in the History of Gardens & Designed Landscapes 39:2 (2019): 105-136.