The Olmsted Parks and Parkways of Buffalo, New York

Suggestions For Additional Reading

Books:

Alex, William, with intro. by Tatum, George B., Calvert Vaux, Architect and Planner. (New York, 1994).

Beveridge, Charles E., “Buffalo’s Park and Parkway System,” in Reyner Banham, et al., Buffalo Architecture: A Guide. (Cambridge, Mass., 1981).

Beveridge, Charles E., and Hoffman, Carolyn F., comp., The Master List of Design Projects Of The Olmsted Firm, 1857-1950. (Boston, 1987).

Beveridge, Charles E., and Hoffman, Carolyn F., comp., The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted, Supplementary Series, vol. I: Writings on Public Parks, Parkways, and Park Systems. (Baltimore, 1997). See http://www.press.jhu.edu/press/books/titles/f97/f97olpa1.htm for more information on this title.

Hall, Lee, Olmsted’s America: An “Unpractical” Man and His Vision of Civilization. (Boston, 1995).

Kelly, Bruce, et al., The Art of the Olmsted Landscape, 2 vols. (New York, 1981).

Kowsky, Francis R., ed., The Best Planned City: The Olmsted Legacy in Buffalo. (Buffalo, N.Y., 1992).

Kowsky, Francis R., Country, Park, and City: The Architecture and Life of Calvert Vaux. (New York, 1997).

Mead, Gerald C., Jr. ed., E. B. Green: Buffalo’s Architect. (Buffalo, 1997)

Roper, Laura Wood, FLO: A Biography of Frederick Law Olmsted. (Baltimore, 1973).

Schuyler, David, The New Urban Landscape. (Baltimore, 1988).

Schneekloth, Lynda, et al., Olmsted in Buffalo and Niagara. (Buffalo, 2011.