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Identifier

Accession 287

Inclusive Dates

1953-1978

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1000 pieces, .50 linear feet

Language

English;

Historical Note

The Town and Country Garden Club was organized in Rock Hill, SC in April 1953 with 22 charter members. The group became federated in 1955 with the Garden Club of South Carolina and the National Council of State Garden Clubs, Inc. The object of the club is to promote the growth of our native trees, shrubs, wild flowers, and birds, and to encourage civic planting and civic beauty.

Scope and Content Note

The Town and Country Garden Club of Rock Hill Records consist of a club history, correspondence, constitutions and bylaws, minutes, financial records, flower show schedules, program notes, year books, newspaper clippings, and a scrapbook. The Town and Country Garden Club was organized in Rock Hill, SC in April 1953 with 22 charter members. The group became federated in 1955 with the Garden Club of South Carolina and the National Council of State Garden Clubs, Inc. The object of the club is to promote the growth of our native trees, shrubs, wild flowers, and birds, and to encourage civic planting and civic beauty.

Provenance

The records of the Town and Country Garden Club of Rock Hill were deposited via Kathryn Hendrix, president, on 20 November 1979

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Town and Country Garden Club Of Rock Hill Records - Accession 287

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