- Frederick Law,1822–1903, U.S. landscape architect.
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Olmsted gives a price list which was handed him by a dealer; that was in 1853.
Olmsted describes him as "clumsy, awkward, gross, elephantine in all his expressions and demeanor."
Olmsted and Helper were both sources of proof that slavery was bringing the South to financial ruin.The Anti-Slavery Crusade
But its establishment was at once perceived to be fatal to the "cosmical cloud" hypothesis of Olmsted.A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century
Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke
In 1853 Olmsted made a famous journey through the seaboard States, holding up his mirror to the life of the South in slavery days.