Luther Burbank Garden Office

Summary

Luther Burbank (1849-1926), an American plant breeder, naturalist, and author, was especially noted for his experiments with plants, fruits, and vegetables. In 1906, this office was constructed in one corner of Burbank's 40-acre experimental garden in Santa Rosa, California. Until his death, Burbank spent much time inside this office, carrying on his nursery business, keeping accounts, researching, and writing.

Luther Burbank (1849-1926), an American plant breeder, naturalist, and author, was especially noted for his experiments with plants, fruits, and vegetables. In 1906, this office was constructed in one corner of Burbank's 40-acre experimental garden in Santa Rosa, California. Until his death, Burbank spent much time inside this office, carrying on his nursery business, keeping accounts, researching, and writing.

Artifact

Office building

Date Made

1906

Creators

Unknown

Place of Creation

United States, California, Santa Rosa 

Greenfield Village
 On Exhibit

at Greenfield Village in Porches and Parlors District

Object ID

28.1002.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Wood (Plant material)
Glass (Material)

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