J. B. Jackson

Erin Fussell

John Gaw Meem Fellow


Erin Fussell designed the J.B. Jackson LibGuide as part of her Fellowship.  The Fellowship was supported by the Center for Regional Studies (CRS).

Audra Bellmore

John Gaw Meem Curator

Jackson at a landscape architecture event at Wurster Hall, Berkeley, CA, 1980.

Paul Groth Collection, Center for Southwest Research and Special Collections, UNM.

J. B. (John Brinckerhoff) Jackson, (September 25, 1909 – August 28, 1996) was a writer, publisher, instructor, and sketch artist in landscape design.  He is considered one of the great American writers who shaped and influenced landscape and vernacular landscape in particular.