March 22 – April 12, 1953

This year’s spring spectacular boasted signature Easter lilies, colorful tulips, azaleas, hydrangeas, flowering dogwood, cineraria and more, plus featured displays of orchids and African violets.


East Room

Spring Flower Show 1953

Cloister Garden

Spring Flower Show 1953

South Conservatory

Spring Flower Show 1953

Cottage Room

Spring Flower Show 1953

Serpentine Room

Spring Flower Show 1953

Sunken Garden

Spring Flower Show 1953

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Select photos courtesy of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Archives