Jonathan Seymour Papers
Scope and Content
The bulk of the collection consists of drawings and photographs for Seymour's landscape designs, primarily residential. Also included are some biographical and autobiographical materials, as well as clippings and notes on various projects.
- 1953 - 2013
- Seymour, Jonathan G., 1919-2013. (Person)
The collection is open for research.
Jonathan G. Seymour was born in Jacksonville, Florida, on January 19, 1919. He graduated from the University of Georgia and then moved to Miami in 1947 after serving in the Air Corps Engineers during World War II. He served as Landscape Architect for the City of Coral Gables from 1948-1956, and then he established his private practice in 1956. He spent most of his career in Miami and designed for a variety projects in Miami, Miami Beach, Florida, the Caribbean, the U.S., and South America. He was named Fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects. He died in 2013.
6.64 Linear Feet (24 Boxes)
Language of Materials
Drawings and photographs for Johnathan Seymour's landscape designs, primarily residential. Also included are some biographical and autobiographical materials, as well as clippings and notes on various projects.
University of Florida Smathers Library Building
Donated by Jonathan and Elizabeth Seymour in 2010.
- A Guide to the Jonathan Seymour Papers
- Finding aid created by John Nemmers
- February 2023
- Description rules
- Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is written in English.
Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository
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