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Portland Japanese Garden (Portland, Oregon)
Object NamePortland Japanese Garden (Portland, Oregon)
Viewgeneral view
Related Work (Part Of)Washington Park (Portland, Oregon)
Creator/RoleTakuma Tono (landscape architect, 1891-1987)
CreatorTono, Takuma
Date1963-1967
Decade1960-1969
CityPortland
CountyMultnomah
State/ProvinceOregon
CountryUnited States
Site Detail611 Southwest Kingston Avenue
Photograph DateSeptember 1976
PhotographerStanley W. Bryan
CatalogerEdward H. Teague
Object Typelandscape architecture
open spaces
gardens
Japanese gardens
ReferencePortland Japanese Garden, http://www.japanesegarden.com
NotesTaukma Tono, head of the Landscape Architecture Department, Tokyo Agricultural University, was commissioned in 1963 to design the Japanse Garden. The Garden opened to the public in summer, 1967. The Kashintei Tea House, built in Japan, was rebuilt on its current site in 1968. The Service Center (Garden Gift Store) was built in 1994.
Metadata NotesDescription of this work is based initially on documentation supplied by the image provider. It is often the case with gift slides that very little information is provided. Review and updating of descriptive information by the collection cataloger is ongoing.
Digital CollectionBuilding Oregon: Architecture of Oregon & the Pacific Northwest
Image SourceGift of Stanley W. Bryan
PublisherUniversity of Oregon Libraries
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File Namepna_19253.jpg
Contributing InstitutionUniversity of Oregon Libraries
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