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Dr. Charles Smith, African-American Heritage Museum and Black Veterans Archive

Dr. Charles Smith (born 11/22/1940)

Hammond, Louisiana
Goldfield Bottle Tree

Goldfield, Nevada
Angelo Nardone, Villa Capri

Angelo Nardone (b. 1933)

Nutley, New Jersey
Tressa ‘Grandma’ Prisbrey, Bottle Village

Tressa ‘Grandma’ Prisbrey (1896-1984)

Simi Valley, California
Clement ‘Pop’ Shaffer, Shaffer Hotel and Rancho Bonito

Clement ‘Pop’ Shaffer (b. 1880)

Mountainair, New Mexico
Harvey Smith Ladew II, Topiary Gardens

Harvey Smith Ladew II (1887-1976)

4, Marshall, Maryland
Anton Flatoff, Tony’s Fan Fair

Anton “Tony” Flatoff (1914; death ca 1995)

Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Jesse "Outlaw" Howard, Sorehead Hill

Jesse ‘Outlaw’ Howard (1885-1983)

West Fulton, Missouri
Alpo's Savannah

Alpo Koivumäki (born 1939)

Kauhajoki, Finland
Margaret’s Grocery and Market

Reverend Harmon D. Dennis (March 25, 1916 – September 6, 2011) and Margaret Dennis (February 8, 1916 – October 7, 2009)

Vicksburg, Mississippi
John Guidici, Capedro (AKA Capidro)

John Guidici (1887-1976)

San Mateo, California
Florence Deeble, Rock Garden

Florence Deeble (1900-1999)

Lucas, Kansas
Eddie Boros, The Garbage Can or The Toy Tower

Eddie Boros (1931-2007)

New York, New York
Kenneth Fox, Great Statues of Auburn

Dr. Kenneth Fox DDS

Auburn, California
Loren Finch, El Fincho Rancho (Zip Zag Zoo)

Loren Finch

Agate Beach, Oregon
Emanuele "Litto" Damonte, Litto’s Place (Hub Cap Ranch)

Emanuele "Litto" Damonte (1892-1985)

St Helena, California
John Ehn, Old Trapper’s Lodge

John Ehn (1897-1981)

Los Angeles, California
Gerard van Lankveld, Monera Carkos Vlado

Gerard van Lankveld (b. 1947)

Gemert, The Netherlands
Peter Mason Bond, PEMABO’s Peace Garden

Peter Mason Bond (1882-1971)

San Francisco, California
Veronica Terrillion

Veronica Terrillion (1908– 2003)

Croghan, New York
Nek Chand, Children’s Museum

Nek Chand

Washington, District of Columbia
Julio Basanta, Casa de Dios (House of God)

Julio Basanta (b. 1933)

Épila, Spain
Gerald Finot, Le jardin des deux mondes (Garden of the two worlds)

Gerald Finot (b. 1954)

Quatre-Champs, France
Richard Richardson, Three Sisters Sanctuary

Richard Richardson (b. 1948)

Goshen, Massachusetts
Isaiah Zagar, The Magic Garden + over 100 mosaic murals on buildings

Isaiah Zagar (b. 1940)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
John Val Jean Mahalchik, Fabulous Fifty Acres

John Val Jean Mahalchik (1918-1987)

Mount Holly, New Jersey
Jules Senis, Le jardin de Rosa Mir (Rosa Mir’s Garden)

Jules Senis (1913-1983)

Lyon, France
Marcel Druffel, Power Co.

Marcel Druffel

Pullman, Washington
Umberto Bonini, Museo della Galassia [Museum of the Galaxy]

Umberto Bonini (1926-2002)

Calice al Cornoviglio, Italy
Paul Hefit, Yard Show

Paul J. Hefti (1912-2013)

La Crosse, Wisconsin
Calvin & Ruby Black, Possum Trot

Calvin Black (1903-1972) and Ruby Black (1915-1980)

Barstow-Victorville, California
Mrs. Letha Shepard, Garden

Mrs. Letha (George H.) Shepard

Wichita, Kansas
Henry & Helen Derksen, Bottle Ranch

Henry and Helen Derksen

Dallas, Oregon
Sanford Darling, House of a 1000 Paintings

Sanford Darling (1894-1973)

Santa Barbara, California
Duke Cahill, Yard art (statues and assemblage fence)

Duke Cahill (b. 1920)

Sacramento, California
Rasmus Petersen, Petersen Rock Gardens

Rasmus Petersen (1883-1952)

Redmond, Oregon
Fred Smith, Wisconsin Concrete Park

Fred Smith (1886-1976)

Phillips, Wisconsin
Freida Warther, Button House

Freida Warther (1891-1988)

Dover, Ohio
Francisco González Grajera, Capricho de Cotrina (“Cotrina’s Whimsy”)

Francisco González Grajera (b. 1935)

Los Santos de Maimona, Spain
James Harold Jennings, Art World (Bus with whirligigs)

James Harold Jennings (1931-1999)

Yadkin, North Carolina

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