Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Floating Gardens

Accession Number: 
14551
Call Number: 
5:A2 M49X6fl
Order Title: 
Dean Henry L. Kamphoefner
Type of View: 
exterior
View Title: 
view of boats used to navigate canals
Image Rights: 
copyright protected
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
Aztec
Subject: 
boating
Subject: 
lakes (bodies of water)
Subject: 
canals
Subject: 
wetlands
Subject: 
agriculture
Work Types: 
Landscape Architecture; altered landscapes; agricultural land; chinampas
Work Types: 
Landscape Architecture; altered landscapes; gardens
Preferred Title: 
Floating Gardens
Agent Display: 
Unknown (Aztec)
Date: 
10th Century CE (creation)
Alternate Title: 
Xochimilco Canal System
Locations: 
Xochimilco (Mexico City, Mexico), Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Location Type: 
(current)
Style/Period: 
Pre-Columbian
Classification: 
Landscape Architecture