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March 25 – April 23, 1952

This year’s spring show featured the “Charleston gardens” of South Carolina, an illuminated electric fountain, and a picturesque Irish country setting with grass-roof houses and a small pond with live ducks.


Palm Court

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Sunken Garden

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Victoria Room

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East Room

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Cloister Garden

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South Conservatory

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Serpentine Room

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Select photos courtesy Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Archives