Flower Show ephemera
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Flower Show ephemera

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
Title: Flower Show ephemera
Dates: 1924-2005, undated
Quantity: 0.83 linear ft. (two document cases)
Identification: ahc.MSS971

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains flower show brochures and programs from shows and exhibits in Atlanta and the Southeast. Shows were sponsored by Atlanta garden clubs and plant associations such as the Atlanta Flower Show Association, the Atlanta Camellia Society, and The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc. The collection also contains clippings and correspondence. These materials offer a variety of horticultural information including plant varieties and classification, cultivar popularity, and floral arrangements.


Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically according to flower show sponsor or host.


Index Terms

Atlanta Flower Show Association.
Flower arrangement
Flower shows--Georgia--Atlanta
Flower shows--Judging--Georgia--Atlanta
Garden Club of Georgia.
Gardening--Georgia--Atlanta
Gardening--Societies, etc.
Horticultural exhibitions--Georgia--Atlanta
Plants, Ornamental--Georgia

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Flower Show ephemera, MSS 971, Cherokee Garden Library, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1970 with subsequent additions

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2014.


Restrictions

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.


Container List

 

Box

Fldr

11Atlanta Camellia Society, annual show, 1955-1957
 
2Atlanta Camellia Society, annual show, 1958-1959
 
3Atlanta Camellia Society, annual show, 1963-1965
 
4Atlanta Camellia Society, annual show, 1968-1971
 
5Atlanta Camellia Society, annual show, 1972-1973
 
6Atlanta Camellia Society, annual show, 1974-1976
 
7Atlanta Flower Show Association, annual show, 1937-1938
 
8Atlanta Flower Show Association, annual show, 1940-1949
 
9Atlanta Flower Show Association, annual show, 1950-1956
 
10Atlanta Garden Center, School of Flower Arrangement, undated
 
11Atlanta Tulip Show Association, 1946-1948
 
12Augusta Garden Club, spring flower show, 1933
 
13Bibb County Flower Show, annual show, 1934
 
14Birmingham Federation of Garden Clubs, spring flower show, 1933
 

Box

Fldr

21Camellia Garden club, annual show, 1948
 
2Camellia Show Association, annual show, 1950-1953
 
3Cherokee Garden Club, flower show, 1978-1983
 
4Dahlia Society of Georgia, annual show, 1934-1946
 
5Dixie Flower and Garden Show, 1964
 
6Druid Hills Garden Club, Atlanta Rose Show, 1939-1941
 
7Federated Garden Clubs, flower show, 1969
 
8Flower Arranger Club of Georgia, fall flower show, 1953
 
9Foxhall Farm, flower show, 2003
 
10The Garden Club of Georgia, flower show, 1974-1979
 
11The Garden Club of Georgia, flower show, 2005
 
12Garden Club of Norfolk, Virgina, annual camellia show, 1937
 
13General Federation of Women's Clubs, flower show guide by Susan L. Martin, 1956
 
14Georgia Chrysanthemum Society, annual show, 1958-1974
 
15Georgia Daffodil Society, flower show, 1991
 
16Georgia Gladiolus Society, annual exhibition, 1941
 
17Georgia Greater Atlanta Rose Society, annual show, 1969
 
18Georgia Iris Society, annual show, 1969
 
19Habersham Garden Club, flower show guide, undated
 
20Iris Garden Club of Atlanta, iris show, 1939
 
21Junior Flower Show Association, annual flower show, 1947
 
22Junior Flower Show Association, annual flower show, 1948-1949, 1963
 
23Mimosa Garden Club, pamphlet of winning arrangements from the Atlanta Flower Show Association's fifth annual flower show, 1940
 
24North Georgia Camellia Society, annual camellia show, 1989
 
25Peachtree Garden Club, flower show, 1924-1935
 
26Sand Hills Garden Club, camellia show, 1937
 
27Southeastern Flower Show, Atlanta flower show, 1990; Junior flower show book, 1997
 
28Tulip Study Club, annual tulip show, 1939-1942
 
29Tulip Study Club, annual tulip show, 1972-1975
 
30United Garden Clubs of Columbus, Georgia, annual show, 1933-1940
 
31Woodland Garden Club, annual show, 1957