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Collection number: ahc.MSS1136
Scope and Content This collection contains clippings, correspondence, notes, and scrapbooks that document Adelle B. Harper's life as well as members of her family. Material provides insight into Harper's flower shop business, club activities, family life, and her wide variety of interests. Scrapbooks offer details about Auverne Harper's enrollment in Woodberry Hall School for Girls in Atlanta and Shorter College in Rome, Georgia.
Dates: 1864-2017, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS370
Scope and Content The collection contains images that detail the civic and social history of the Cherokee Garden Club. Included in the collection are photographs of the club's civic projects, flower show arrangements, and needlework. Also a part of the collection are images of club members attending the Garden Club of America Zone VIII meetings and working at fundraising events such as Potlatch and Gardener's Delight. A video and photographs of the Cherokee Garden Library document the early years of the...
Dates: approximately 1935-2014
Collection number: ahc.VIS273
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs of flower arrangements used for the three volume set of Flower Arranging and Homes and Flowers. A few of the images are credited to photographer Fidelis Harrer (1898-1980). The photographs are enlarged, mounted on cardboard, and include publishing notations. Publication page numbers to each volume are also referenced. Some of the images include table settings featuring bottles of Coca-Cola....
Collection number: ahc.MSS1189
Scope and Content This collection contains one bound scrapbook created by the Deep Dene Garden Club that details the civic and social activities of the club. Material includes poems, yearbooks, correspondence, clippings, drawings, and photographs that illustrate the club's garden interests and projects. The scrapbook clippings focus on flower arrangment and home decor.
Dates: 1940-1990; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1949
Collection number: ahc.VIS260
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs that document the club's flower arranging activities and its members. A large amount of material pertains to charter member Marie Fort's career as a flower arranger, flower show judge, and author. Additional images include arrangements and table setting decorations entered in flower shows at the Atlanta Garden Center at Rich's and other venues. Also a part of the collection are images of flower arrangements made by members such as Lucy Evans and Polly...
Dates: approximately 1940-1972, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS239
Scope and Content This collection consists of photographs of flower arrangements for wedding ceremonies, mainly of unidentified bridal parties, taken by various Atlanta photographers including Reeves Studios; Elliott's Peachtree Studios; Halberstadt Studios; Portraits by Lee; Ludi Studio; and Dean King of Decatur, Georgia. Photographs include interior images of religious institutions where each wedding ceremony was held as well as reception table settings. Also a part of the collection are photographs of...
Dates: 1930-1964, undated
- Subject: Floral decorations -- Georgia X
- Harper's Flowers (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Harper, Adelle Bartlett, 1885-1974 2
- Atlanta Flower Show Association 1
- Atlanta Garden Center 1
- Brady, Auverne Harper, 1908-2010 1
- Burroughs, Laura Lee, 1888-1970 1
- Cherokee Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Cherokee Garden Library (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Club Estates Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Coca-Cola Company 1
- Colonial Flower Shop (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Deep Dene Garden Club (Atlanta Ga.) 1
- Dekalb County Chamber of Agriculture and Commerce (Ga.). Women's Division 1
- Flower Arrangers Club of Georgia 1
- Fort, Marie Johnson 1
- Garden Club of Georgia. 1
- Harper family 1
- Harrer, Fidelis 1
- King, Dean 1
- Piedmont Driving Club 1
- Reeves Studios (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Stone Mountain Confederate Monumental Association 1
- Woodberry Hall School for Girls (Atlanta, Ga.) 1 ∧ less