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Image of 2013.007.001 - Company garden cultivator has wooden handles with wood cross beam ending at 6-spoked iron wheel which is painted green.  Small V-shaped spike tooth cultivator unit with four spikes that sits just behind wheel is also painted green.  Wooden grips are affixed to squared iron loops at handle ends.

2013.007.001 - Company garden cultivator has wooden handles with wood cross beam ending at 6-spoked iron wheel which is painted green. Small V-shaped spike tooth cultivator unit with four spikes that sits just behind wheel is also painted green. Wooden grips are affixed to squared iron loops at handle ends.

Company garden cultivator has wooden handles with wood cross beam ending at 6-spoked iron wheel which is painted green. Small V-shaped spike tooth cultivator unit with four spikes that sits just behind wheel is also painted green. Wooden grips are affixed to squared iron loops at handle ends.

Image of 2015.001.05257.1 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillborough, 1964

2015.001.05257.1 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillborough, 1964

La Daphene Mansion in Hillborough, 1964. Black and white negative shows La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, California. In the center of the image is a classic Greco-Roman style white stone statue of a woman wearing a robe (likely a stola). The statue is behind a low hedge with fountains and is in front of a long rectangular pool that has a terraced landscape to either side. Past the pool are steps leading to the two-story mansion. There are six columns that support a second-story balcony. To the left of the mansion is a stand of trees. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.17773.1 - Beresford Garden Center in San Mateo, 1977

2015.001.17773.1 - Beresford Garden Center in San Mateo, 1977

Beresford Garden Center in San Mateo, 1977. Black and white negative of the Beresford Garden Center in San Mateo, California. The image shows a landscape with large boulders and an octagonal gazebo built over a pond. The gazebo appears at upper left in the image with large wooden poles at each corner. It has a shingled roof with a ring of tall rods surrounding an octagonal block of wood at the top. A wooden walkway with a railing leads from the gazebo to a wooden platform at right. Several small trees grow on a bank covered in vegetation at right, and large boulders sit along the bank in the foreground in the bottom of the image. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.05257.3 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, 1964

2015.001.05257.3 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, 1964

La Daphene Mansion in Hillborough, 1964. Black and white negative shows the grounds of La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, California. In the center of the image is a long rectangular pool that has a terraced landscape to either side. Fountains and a Greco-Roman style white stone statue of a woman wearing a robe appears at the far side of the pool centered between two tall pruned trees. A building with three large windows appears in the background surrounded by a landscape with various types of trees and other vegetation. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.05257.5 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, 1964

2015.001.05257.5 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, 1964

La Daphene Mansion in Hillborough, 1964. Black and white negative shows La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, California. The foreground of the image contains landscaped grounds that lead to an oval-shaped pool. The pool appears in the image at mid-ground, center right. A two-story mansion with columns decorating the fa├žade of the first floor is visible above center in the distance. Rows of pruned trees are visible to the right and left of the building.

Image of 2015.001.05257.8 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, 1964

2015.001.05257.8 - La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, 1964

La Daphene Mansion in Hillborough, 1964. Black and white negative shows the grounds of La Daphene Mansion in Hillsborough, California. A sculpture of a figure wearing robes appears in the foreground at left across from a large potted plant. The background of the image shows a long rectangular pool in a terraced landscape and a building with three large windows. Part of a series.