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Victory Garden, City Hall, Atlanta, Georgiafrom Georgia State University Library
Michelle Obama is nursing a garden at the White House, hearkening back to WWII, when places like Atlanta City Hall were giving Victory Gardens a go. Photo from a wonderful collection held by the GSU Library. Another shot of the garden over here.
From GSU:

1943: Envelope description: Journal of Labor; [Victory garden next to Atlanta City Hall]

Victory Garden, City Hall, Atlanta, Georgia
from Georgia State University Library

Michelle Obama is nursing a garden at the White House, hearkening back to WWII, when places like Atlanta City Hall were giving Victory Gardens a go. Photo from a wonderful collection held by the GSU Library. Another shot of the garden over here.

From GSU:

1943: Envelope description: Journal of Labor; [Victory garden next to Atlanta City Hall]

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Botanical Garden of Montreal / Jardin botanique de MontréalMontreal, Quebec, CanadaPhoto: Wendy Darling
Art Deco central building at the amazing botanical gardens in Montreal, which I visited in March 2007.  It was cloudy and rainy but still very nice. This image was cropped from a larger  picture.

Botanical Garden of Montreal / Jardin botanique de Montréal
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Photo: Wendy Darling

Art Deco central building at the amazing botanical gardens in Montreal, which I visited in March 2007. It was cloudy and rainy but still very nice. This image was cropped from a larger picture.

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