Northwood Garden Club records
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Northwood Garden Club records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Northwood Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.).
Title: Northwood Garden Club records
Dates: 1947-2010
Quantity: 29.71 linear ft. (1 half document case and 21 oversize boxes)
Identification: ahc.MSS674

Biographical/Historical Note

The Northwood Garden Club was founded in 1937 in order to pursue, “the study and culture of flowers, together with the study of landscape gardening and the care and arrangement of flowers.” The Club became a member of the Garden Club of Georgia in 1938 and has sponsored many civic beautification projects that include the American Red Cross Atlanta headquarters, Grady Memorial Hospital, the Juvenile Detention Home of Fulton County and the Tullie Smith House at the Atlanta History Center. The Club has also served on several flower show associations and has won many awards in various Atlanta flower shows.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists mainly of scrapbooks, but also includes minutes and records documenting the Club’s membership meetings, civic and social activities, as well as special projects.


Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.


Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)--Societies, etc.
Gardening--Georgia--Atlanta
Gardening--Societies, etc.
Northwood Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.).
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.)
Women--Georgia--Societies and clubs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Northwood Garden Club records, MSS 674, Cherokee Garden Library, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center

Acquisition Information

Gift of Northwood Garden Club, 1979 with subsequent additions.

Processing Information

Collection reprocessed in 2010, with subsequent additions.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Restrictions on Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


Container List

 

Box

Fldr

11Constitution, By-Laws and records, 1964-1971
 
2Minutes, 1955-1964
 
3Minutes, 1965-1972
 
4Minutes, 1975-1984
 

Box

MSS OS Box 1.150Scrapbook, 1947-1949
 

Box

MSS OS Box 1.151Scrapbook, 1961-1962
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.175Scrapbooks, 1965-1966, Tullie Restoration
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.176Scrapbooks, 1966-1967, 1968-1969
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.177Scrapbooks, 1969-1970, 1970-1971
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.178Scrapbooks, 1971-1972, 1976-1977
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.179Scrapbooks, 1977-1978, 1978-1979
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.180Scrapbooks, 1979-1980, 1980-1981
 

Box

MSS OS Box 3.374Scrapbooks, 1981-1982, 1982-1983
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.407Scrapbooks, 1983-1984, 1984-1985
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.181Scrapbooks, 1985-1986, 1986-1987
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.182Scrapbooks, 1937-1987, 1988-1989
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.183Scrapbooks, 1989-1990, 1990-1991
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.408Scrapbooks, 1992, 1993-1994
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.374Scrapbook, 1997-1998
 

Box

MSS OS Box 4.353Scrapbook, 1998-1999
 

Box

MSS OS Box 4.354Scrapbook, 2001-2002
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.382Scrapbook, 2002-2003
 

Box

MSS OS Box 2.383Scrapbooks, 2003-2004, 2004 Addendum
 

Box

MSS OS Box 4.355Scrapbook, 2005-2006
 

Box

MSS OS Box 3.598.1Scrapbook, 2009-2010