Dr. Black hired by Ricks College to teach Biology.
Dr. Black on committee that proposed Horticulture Program.
Dr. Black receives approval for 10 acres for gardens.
Dr. Black taught first horticulture class.
First greenhouse built.
Allen Wilson and Jim Long hired
Benson building dedicated. The gardens named.
Orchard planted. Don Miller hired.
Main entrance constructed.
Erected a sign naming the gardens.
Picnic shelter built.
Brother Romney hired.
Brother John hired.
First water feature constructed.
Wall near the bowl constructed.
Central paved area constructed.
Path and bridge near the kissing pond.
Built kissing pond and the Deck.
Radial backyard design and waterwheel constructed.
Ornamental vegetable garden planted.
Sunbird Springs built.
New pavers in the kiosk.
Brother Nelson hired.
Brother Toll hired.
Brother Barnes hired.
Beavers Den and Patsy's Porch completed.
Patsy's Porch moved.
Landscaped Patsy's Porch.
Addition to the Benson Building and greenhouses completed.
*Photos provided by Mike Lewis, University Photographer