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Ada May Harling scrapbook

Identifier: ahc.MSS113
Scope and Contents This collection contains a scrapbook created by Ada May Harling which includes clippings, programs, and postcards. The majority of the scrapbook highlights Harling's garden club activities with the Atkins Park Garden Club, The Garden Club of Georgia, and other Atlanta gardening clubs. The scrapbook also includes clippings about historic Georgia sites and gardens. Of special interest are photographs of the Harling's home at 1128 St. Augustine Place.
Dates: 1922-1946

Adelle Bartlett Harper papers

Identifier: 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

Ansley Park Garden Club photographs

Identifier: ahc.VIS402
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs of club members, events, activities, and flower shows. Images include annual Easter egg hunts at McClatchey Park, Ansley Park neighborhood entrances such as The Prado, and houses. Of special interest are photographs of Rhodes Hall in Atlanta, decorated by club members for Christmas.
Dates: 1956-1998

Ansley Park Garden Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS1132
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, yearbooks, minutes, and financial reports that provide a social and civic history of the club. Scrapbooks offer details about programs, neighborhood projects, and flower shows. Of special interest are scrapbook images of members' gardens and neighborhood islands.
Dates: 1953-2015, undated

Atkins Park Garden Club photographs

Identifier: ahc.VIS259
Scope and Content This collection contains images of homes built in the early 20th century in the Atkins Park neighborhood, Atlanta, Georgia. A variety of architectural styles are represented including Georgian Revival, American Craftsman, and English Tudor. The photographs also provide details of landscape styles as well as popular shrubs and ornamental plants used in front yard gardens. Of special note are two images of the neighborhood stone entrance gateways.
Dates: 1988

Atkins Park Garden Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS837
Scope and Content This collection consists of minutes, financial papers, and scrapbooks that document the social and civic activities of the club. Minutes include reports and membership information. Scrapbooks provide further detail on the club's programs, civic projects, as well as flower shows both hosted and attended.
Dates: 1929-2004

Atlanta Woman's Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS353
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of records that provide details on the history of the club. Included in the collection are yearbooks, scrapbooks, pressbooks, newspaper clippings, and programs pertaining to the club's social and civic activities. Of special interest are materials that provide details on the historic Wimbish House.
Dates: 1895-1986, undated

Azalea Garden Club scrapbook

Identifier: ahc.MSS1078
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook that details the social and civic activities of the club. Material includes photographs, correspondence, clippings, and programs. Of special interest are photographs of members' gardens from the Emory University area neighborhood. Additional loose photographs of Eatonton and Griffin, Georgia, from approximately 1938, are found at the end of the scrapbook.
Dates: 1938-1963; Majority of material found within 1959 - 1963

Beryl Knight Brown papers

Identifier: ahc.MSS1090
Scope and Content This collection contains typewritten and handwritten records of nurseries and plants that provide an inventory of Brown's garden on Knollwood Drive in Atlanta in the 1970s. Sizes, quantities, varieties, and prices paid are included in the lists. Awards and a brochure on azaleas and rhododendrons highlight Brown's interest in these plants.
Dates: 1971-1975, undated

Brookwood Hills Garden Club photographs

Identifier: ahc.VIS276
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs of the park in Brookwood Hills including the playground, picnic and pool areas during restoration work by the club. Images show playground structures, picnic tables, planters, stone steps, as well as trees, shrubs, and other plants. Also a part of the collection are photographs of the club's Christmas decorations inside Rhodes Memorial Hall, Atlanta, Georgia. Of particular interest are club members and children shown during park workdays and events.
Dates: 1974-1982, undated

Brookwood Hills Garden Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS648
Scope and Content This collection contains minutes, reports, yearbooks, and correspondence that document the civic and social activities of the club. Minutes also include membership and financial reports. Scrapbooks detail the club's programs, flower shows, and civic projects. Three of the scrapbooks are devoted to the club's restoration of Brookwood Hills Park in the 1970s.
Dates: 1938-1988, undated

Buckhead Men's Garden Club of Atlanta, Inc. records

Identifier: ahc.MSS1036
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, rosters, minutes, membership, and financial records of the club. Also included is the club's monthly newsletter, The Good Earth Boys, which highlights their activities. Material also documents the club's operation of three successive greenhouses.
Dates: 1960-2013, undated

Butterfly Junior Garden Club yearbook

Identifier: ahc.MSS731f
Scope and Content This collection contains one yearbook that details the civic and social activities of the club. Programs, projects, and a membership roster are included in the yearbook. Of special note is the involvement of Northridge Garden Club as the club's sponsor.
Dates: 1960-1961

Camellia Garden Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS649
Scope and Content This collection contains materials that document the social and civic activities of the club. Two scrapbooks highlight flower shows the club hosted and participated in, including the Junior Flower Show Association's 1949 show, Around the World with Fashions and Flowers.
Dates: 1947-2018, undated

Captain Francis L. and Elizabeth P. Edmondson papers

Identifier: ahc.MSS1109
Scope and Content This collection contains documents that provide professional and personal details about Captain Francis and Elizabeth Edmondson and the Edmondson family. Material includes United States Navy correspondence and publications documenting Edmondson's navy career. Personal interests of Francis and Elizabeth are illustrated through Civil War history clippings, publications from civic organizations, and Cyclorama Restoration, Inc. correspondence. Also a part of the collection are Elizabeth Edmondson's...
Dates: 1878-2008, undated

Cascade Garden Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS1087
Scope and Content This collection contains documents that provide a history of the social and civic activities of the club. Materials include clippings, correspondence, histories, minutes, and yearbooks. Scrapbooks offer more details on programs, projects, and club interests on a wide variety of gardening topics. Of special interest are scrapbook images of Cascade Road from approximately 1939.
Dates: 1933-2001, undated

Chastain Park Garden Club scrapbook

Identifier: ahc.MSS973
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook that documents the club's civic and social activities. Included in the scrapbook are correspondence, clippings, photos, programs, and yearbooks that provide details on the meetings, flower shows, and civic work of the club.
Dates: 1954-2005

Cherokee Garden Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS650
Scope and Content This collection contains minutes, newsletters, yearbooks, histories, and president's notebooks that document the civic and social history of the club. President's notebooks include correspondence, minutes, newsletters, reports, financial records, and membership information. Also a part of the collection are scrapbooks which illustrate the club's many projects including two scrapbooks devoted to the "Christmas Trees Around the World" project and a scrapbook devoted to the restoration project of...
Dates: 1928-2019, undated

Cherokee Garden Club visual arts materials

Identifier: 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

Clay Hills Garden Club records

Identifier: ahc.MSS652
Scope and Content This collection contains minutes, scrapbooks, and yearbooks that document the civic and social activities of the club. A twenty-five year anniversary book highlights the club achievements including numerous awards from Southeastern flower shows and civic work with local area hospitals.
Dates: 1941-1974, undated

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Garden Club of America 2
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Harper, Adelle Bartlett, 1885-1974 2
Hastings, Louise Brown 2
Iris Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Ivy Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Johnson Estates Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Magnolia Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Martini, Eugene R. 2
Neighborhood Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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Reid, J. Neel (Joseph Neel), 1885-1926 2
Rosemary Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Southeastern Flower Show 2
Swan Woods (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
1908 History Class (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
A. G. Rhodes Home for Incurables (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
American Rhododendron Society. Azalea Chapter 1
Anderson, Richard, 1947- 1
Art Institute of Atlanta 1
Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum. 1
Atlanta Speech School 1
Atlanta Woman's Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta-Fulton Public Library. Northside Branch 1
Brady, Auverne Harper, 1908-2010 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Beryl Knight 1
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Cerebral Palsy Center of Atlanta, Inc. 1
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Cherry, Rebecca Wight 1
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Colonial Flower Shop (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Dekalb County Chamber of Agriculture and Commerce (Ga.). Women's Division 1
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E. Rivers School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
East Lake Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Edmondson, Francis L. 1
Emory University 1
Eventide Home (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Evergreen Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Expressway Beautification Association (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fairhaven School for Retarded Children (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Faust, Betty (Elizabeth R.) 1
Florence Crittendon Home (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Flower Arrangers Club of Georgia 1
Forsythia Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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