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Author(s):Schlissberg, Rob
Author Affiliation:Lansing State Journal
Title:Blending in with nature: Designer of many golf courses in the area and throughout the state doesn't alter lay of the land
Section:Sports
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Source:The Lansing State Journal. May 18 2004, p. 5C.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:Lansing, MI
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf course architects; Golf course design; Design philosophy; Land forms; Personal profile; Playability; Career growth
Subjects' Names:Matthews, Jerry
Abstract:Briefly profiles golf course architect Jerry Matthews, focusing on career growth, golf course construction and design philosophy. Explains that Matthews' "theories on design have been a perfect match for the terraina nd beauty of Michigan. Includes a list of "a few favorites" among Matthews' courses.
Language:English
References:0
Note:Pictures, b/w
Note:Includes sidebar, "Among Matthews' courses", p. 5C
Quotable Quotes:"I don't believe in the paper concept of design...You can plan on paper, but it's just a piece of paper. I want the land and the golf features to blend so well that no one knows what was here when we started."
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Schlissberg, R. 2004. Blending in with nature: Designer of many golf courses in the area and throughout the state doesn't alter lay of the land. Lansing State J. p. 5C.
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