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September 2018

Patios, Pools, & the Invention of the American Backyard

September 24, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 24, 2018

Lake Wales History Museum, 325 S Scenic Hwy
Lake Wales, FL 33853 United States
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The suburban backyard is an American original—an invention so familiar it hardly seems invented at all. This exciting traveling exhibit explores the mid-century backyard from the rise of the suburbs and tract houses, to the beauty of postwar garden design, and the birth of the environmental movement. Filled with vintage…

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