Guide to the Records of the Bremer h. Pond, 1912 - 1914Manuscript DA-199

Biography

Bremer Whidden Pond was born June 23, 1884, in Boston, MAssachusetts. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1907 and received an MLA from Harvard in 1922. After completing his master's degree in landscape architecture, he took a job as secretary to Frederick Law Olmstead. In 1914 he left Olmstead and opened his own firm. His work included parks and residential properties; he prepared landscape architecture plans for Colby Junior College, the University of New Hampshire, as well as Dartmouth College. Pond taught at the Harvard Graduate School of Design between 1916 and 1950, serving as chair of the department between 1928 and 1950. He died in September, 1959 in Hanover, NH.

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