Charles Beveridge has been studying and writing about Frederick Law Olmsted’s career for more than five decades—for thirty-five years as series editor of The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted. As a scholar and preservationist, Charlie is the most important individual explaining and defending the significance of Olmsted’s legacy in our time.
Books in order of publication:
The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted: Slavery and the South, 1852–1857 – 1981
The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted: The Early Boston Years, 1882–1890 – 2013
Frederick Law Olmsted: Plans and Views of Public Parks – 2015