Southeastern garden clubs collection
Scope and Content
This collection contains programs, guidebooks, and yearbooks for garden clubs mostly from south Georgia, but also from Alabama, South Carolina, and other southern states. Material provides details of membership, meeting programs, flower shows, and constitution and by-laws. Some items document club histories, achievements, activities, and civic projects. Included in the collection are annual meeting and convention programs from The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc. Of special interest are yearbooks with hand drawn illustrations and tips for gardening in the South.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
0.83 linear ft. (two document cases)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, 2009, with subsequent additions
This collection was processed in 2017.
- Flower shows -- Southern States
- Garden Club of Georgia.
- Gardening -- Alabama -- Societies, etc.
- Gardening -- Georgia -- Societies, etc.
- Gardening -- South Carolina -- Societies, etc.
- Gardening -- Southern States
- Landscape design -- Southern States
- Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs
- Women -- Southern States -- Societies, etc.
- Southeastern garden clubs collection
- Jennie Oldfield
- April 2017
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.