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Nov. 2 – 30, 1952

“Alice in Wonderland” came to play croquet in a transformed wonderland under glass at this year’s fantastic fall show, surrounded by oversized mushrooms made of 20,000 individual chrysanthemums.


Sunken Garden

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East Room

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Cloister Garden

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South Conservatory

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Cottage Room

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Serpentine Room

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