Frederick Law Olmsted lived many lives in his 81 years, and he didn’t find landscape architecture, what he is best remembered for, until middle age. Here’s a look at the seminal moments in the life of a great American thinker and innovator.
Life & Times
Slideshow: A Timeline of the Life of Frederick Law Olmsted
From author to park maker to magazine editor and more, take a tour through the life of a great American innovator.
By Olmsted Network January 8, 2021