1. The Gardener, with the aid of such patients as can be taken out for that purpose, shall have the care of the orchard, garden, and grounds around the Asylum and Physician's house; he shall have charge of the cultivation of the vegetables, ... Read more of Gardener at Insane Asylum.caInformational Site Network Informational

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Long-wooled Ewe

Farm Barns


Farm House

Farm House 1 Interior Arrangement

Farm Barn Design I

Farm Barn 2 Rabbits

Poultry Lawn

Farm House 4 Chamber Plan

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Style Of Building—miscellaneous

Farm House 7 Fruit Garden—orchards

Farm House 7 Farm Cottages

Cottage Design Iv

Ash House And Smoke House

Farm Barn Interior Arrangement

Farm House 5 Chamber Plan

Farm House 5 Construction

Farm House 7 Ground Plan Interior Arrangement

Cottage 2 Interior Arrangement

Chimney Tops

Nothing adds more to the outward expression of a dwelling, than the style of its chimneys. We have just shown that independent chimney tops pass off their smoke more perfectly, than when only partitioned inside to the common point of outlet. Aside from the architectural beauty which a group of chimney flues adds to the building, we have seen that they are really useful, beyond the formal, square-sided piles so common throughout the country. They denote good cheer, 69 social firesides, and a generous hospitality within—features which should always mark the country dwelling; and more particularly that of the farmer.

The style and arrangement of these chimney groups may be various, as comporting with the design of the house itself; and any good architect can arrange them as fitted to such design. Our illustrations will show them of different kinds, which are generally cheap in construction, and simple, yet expressive in their arrangement.

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