The Homestead, Emily Dickinson's home where she lived and wrote, when the landscaping was in its prime, ca 1860s.
Emily Dickinson Museum Landscape Renovation:Nineteenth Century Village Landscape Features Unite Historic Homes
Amherst, MA celebrates its 250th anniversary of founding in 2009 and the Emily Dickinson Garden Landscape is rennovated.
Reconstructed mid-19th century landscape features unite Poet Emily Dickinson's home The Homestead and her brother Austin's adjacent home The Evergreens in Amherst, MA.
The Evergreens - Austin Dickinson's home when the landscaping was in its prime - ca. 1870s.
The Homestead in 2004. The fence has long been removed and the original hemlock hedge has lost not only its shape but functon as well.
The Evergreens, also a 2004 view, showing overgrown hemlocks.
For more photos of the ongoing Restoraion Project access the Emily Dickinson Homestead site.