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Adelle Bartlett Harper papers

 Collection
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

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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

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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

Azalea Garden Club scrapbook

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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

Brookwood Hills Garden Club photographs

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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

Cascade Garden Club records

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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

Cherokee Garden Club visual arts materials

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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

East Lake Garden Club historical summary

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Identifier: ahc.MSS763f
Scope and Content This collection contains a history of the club written by Pauline C. Franklin, club historian. The history provides details of the club's civic and social activities for the first 25 years of its existence. Highlighted in the summary are the club's projects and neighborhood beautification work. Of special interest is the description of the club's involvement with Atlanta's flower and tulip shows.
Dates: 1959

Evergreen Garden Club scrapbooks

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Identifier: ahc.MSS655
Scope and Content This collection contains scrapbooks that detail the civic and social activities of the club. Material includes photographs, clippings, and correspondence that provide insight into the club's interests and programs. A large portion of the material is devoted to gardening tips and cultivation. Of special note are photographs and clippings relating to first president Betty (Elizabeth) Faust and her husband and dahlia expert Conrad E. Faust.
Dates: 1936-1958

Flower Arrangers Club of Georgia records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1114
Scope and Content This collection contains materials that document the civic and social activities of the club. Included are clippings, minutes, yearbooks, and flower show programs. Also a part of the collection are four scrapbooks that detail the programs and projects of the club. Of special interest are items from Marie J. Fort, well known flower arranger, flower show judge, lecturer, and author.
Dates: 1943-1997, undated

Forsythia Garden Club scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1139
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook that provides details of the social and civic activities of the club. The scrapbook includes clippings, photographs, program information, and one yearbook. Entries and awards from flower shows are also detailed. Of special interest are sketches of a garden beautification project and signpost along Peachtree Battle Avenue between Woodward Way and Dellwood Drive in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta.
Dates: 1949-1950

Garden Hills Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1101
Scope and Content This collection contains materials that document the civic and social activities of the club. Included in the collection are directories that list members, committees, and calendars of activities. Additionally, a scrapbook provides details of the first two years of the club's neighborhood Ice Cream Socials and traffic island improvements.
Dates: 1972-2014

Green Thumb Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS272
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs and slides that provide details of the social and civic activities of the club. Images include flower arrangements and flower show displays, vegetable crops in the Tullie Smith House (later Smith Family Farm) garden, and members at club meetings. Of special interest are images of the courtyard garden at the Haven Home, as well as members helping residents with garden therapy projects.
Dates: approximately 1954-1976

Habersham Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS667
Scope and Content This collection contains materials which detail the social and civic activities of the club and provide details on programs and projects. Included in the collection are clippings, articles, correspondence, and flower show ephemera. Of special interest are scrapbook items concerning member Louise B. Hastings, past president of The Garden Club of Georgia, well known lecturer, author, and wife of Donald M. Hastings, owner of H. G. Hastings Co.
Dates: 1928-2018, undated

Iris Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS253
Scope and Content This collection contains photographic prints and negatives that document the social and civic activities of the club. Meetings, floral arrangements, and garden scenes are part of the material. Some of the floral arrangements were from club members' participation in local flower shows. Also included are photographs of the club's landscaping project at the Iris Garden and Woodland Glen in Winn Park, Atlanta. Of special interest are photographs of the club's Orchard Terrace project at the...
Dates: approximately 1930-1963, undated

Ivy Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS396
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs that document the social and civic activities of the club. Photographs include unidentified members attending social and civic events, field trips, and garden tours. Of special interest are images of historic homes and an unidentified cemetery in Georgia.
Dates: 1985-1986, undated

Johnson Estates Garden Club scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1082
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook which provides details on the civic and social activities of the club. The scrapbook includes photographs, clippings, monthly reports, and correspondence. Of special note are materials regarding the club's civic work at the Highview Nursing Home (later named the Crestview Health and Rehabilitation Center).
Dates: 1966-1967

Lullwater Garden Club yearbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS732f
Scope and Content This collection contains one yearbook describing the civic and social activities of the club. Included in the yearbook are monthly program details, civic projects, committee assignments, and a membership roster. Also a part of the yearbook are flower show announcements and gardening advice.
Dates: 1956-1957

Marie S. Nicholson visual arts material

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Identifier: ahc.VIS251
Scope and Content This collection contains slides, photographs, and films that document the tulip and garden club related activities of Marie Nicholson and the Tulip Study Club. Color slides provide details of Marie Nicholson's garden and tulip varieties as well as tulip arrangements. Also included in the collection are two architectural drawings by William C. Pauley for a tulip show in the Municipal Auditorium in Atlanta, Georgia. Of special interest are films documenting Nicholson's East Lake garden in 1934...
Dates: 1934-1965, undated

Merry Hills Garden Club scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1083
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook that describes the social and civic activities of the club. Documents include photographs, newsletters, clippings, and one yearbook. Of note are items highlighting the club's community beautification efforts located in the Merry Hills neighborhood and the Toco Hills Shopping Center on North Druid Hills Road.
Dates: 1961-1962

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Reid, J. Neel (Joseph Neel), 1885-1926 2
Swan Woods (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Atlanta Botanical Garden 1
Azalea Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Brady, Auverne Harper, 1908-2010 1
Brookwood Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Callanwolde (Cultural center : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cascade Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cherokee Garden Library (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cherry, Rebecca Wight 1
Clairmont Heights Garden Club (Decatur, Ga.) 1
Colonial Flower Shop (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Dekalb County Chamber of Agriculture and Commerce (Ga.). Women's Division 1
East Lake Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Edmondson, Elizabeth P. 1
Emory University 1
Evergreen Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Faust, Betty (Elizabeth R.) 1
Faust, Conrad E. 1
Flower Arrangers Club of Georgia 1
Forsythia Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fort, Marie Johnson 1
Franklin, Pauline C. 1
Friendship House (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Garden Club of America 1
Garden Club of Georgia. Redbud District 1
Garden Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Garden Hills Woman's Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Georgia Retardation Center 1
Grady, James H. 1
Green Thumb Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Habersham Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Harper family 1
Harper's Flowers (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Harper, Adelle Bartlett, 1885-1974 1
Hastings, Louise Brown 1
Haven Home (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Henderson Estates Garden Club (Tucker, Ga.) 1
Highview Nursing Home (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Iris Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Ivy Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Jasmine Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Joel Hurt Memorial Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Johnson Estates Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Junior Flower Show Association (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lullwater Garden Club (Atlanta Ga.) 1
Maddox, Virginia Cox 1
Magnolia Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Merry Hills (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Merry Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Nancy Creek Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Oak Hill Homes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Paran Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Pauley, William C. (William Crooks) 1
Peachtree Creek Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peachtree Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peachtree Park Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peachtree-Cherokee Trust (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peony Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Perennial Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Piedmont Evergreen Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Rhodes Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Riverside West Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Samuel M. Inman School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Sharondale Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Southeastern Flower Show 1
Stone Mountain Confederate Monumental Association 1
The DeKalb County Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. 1
Thornton House (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Tulip Study Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
University of Georgia. College of Environment & Design 1
Virginia Avenue Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Woodberry Hall School for Girls (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Yarn, Jane Hurt, 1924- 1
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