Elisabeth C. Miller Library

History and Exhibits

Library History

A collection of articles about the Miller Library dating from 1986.

reference desk

UW Botanic Gardens Oral History

Oral History of Washington Park Arboretum, the Arboretum Foundation and the Center for Urban Horticulture.

Miller Bloedel Tukey 1983

Looking Back: A History of the Washington Park Arboretum

Celebrate the long history of the Washington Park Arboretum by taking a stroll down memory lane. Learn about turn of the twentieth century movers and shakers at UW who created the living museum we love today.

Juuki Iida Scroll

Juuki Iida was selected by the Tokyo Metropolitan Park Department to help realize the Seattle Japanese Garden in the spring of 1960.

Iida scroll