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Nov. 5 – 26, 1961

Mobiles, mirrors and other creative props were used to accentuate this year’s exhibition of more than 10,000 chrysanthemums — including 30 varieties never before shown at Phipps — and to pay tribute to the Carnegie International Art Exhibit of 1961.


Palm Court

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Sunken Garden

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East Room

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Cloister Garden

Fall Flower Show 1961

South Conservatory

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Modern Room

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Border Garden

Fall Flower Show 1961