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Adelle Bartlett Harper papers

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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.

Ansley Park Garden Club records

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Collection number: 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.

Atkins Park Garden Club photographs

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Collection number: 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.

Atlanta Woman's Club records

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Collection number: 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.

Azalea Garden Club scrapbook

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Collection number: 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.

Beryl Knight Brown papers

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Collection number: 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.

Brookwood Hills Garden Club photographs

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Collection number: 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.

Butterfly Junior Garden Club yearbook

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Collection number: 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.

Captain Francis L. and Elizabeth P. Edmondson papers

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Collection number: 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...

Cascade Garden Club records

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Collection number: 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.

Cherokee Garden Club visual arts materials

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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...

East Lake Garden Club historical summary

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Collection number: 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.

Evergreen Garden Club scrapbooks

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Collection number: 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.

Flower Arrangers Club of Georgia records

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Collection number: 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.

Forsythia Garden Club scrapbook

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Collection number: 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.

Garden Hills Garden Club records

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Collection number: 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.

Green Thumb Garden Club photographs

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Collection number: 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.

Habersham Garden Club records

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Collection number: 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.

Iris Garden Club photographs

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Collection number: 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...

Ivy Garden Club photographs

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Collection number: 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.

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American Rhododendron Society. Azalea Chapter 1
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Azalea Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Brady, Auverne Harper, 1908-2010 1
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Butts, Norman C. 1
Callanwolde (Cultural center : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cascade Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Clairmont Heights Garden Club (Decatur, Ga.) 1
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Dekalb County Chamber of Agriculture and Commerce (Ga.). Women's Division 1
East Lake Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Edmondson family 1
Edmondson, Francis L. 1
Emory University 1
Evergreen Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Faust, Betty (Elizabeth R.) 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 Botanical Society 1
Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs 1
Georgia Retardation Center 1
Grady, James H. 1
Green Thumb Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Griffin, George 1
Habersham Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Harper family 1
Harper's Flowers (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Harper, Adelle Bartlett, 1885-1974 1
Hastings, Donald M. 1
Hastings, Louise Brown 1
Haven Home (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Heath, Eugene Schofield, 1880-1972 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
Lullwater Garden Club (Atlanta Ga.) 1
Maddox, Virginia Cox 1
Magnolia Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Men's Garden Club of Atlanta (Ga.) 1
Merry Hills (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Merry Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Model Laundry (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Nancy Creek Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Neighborhood Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
North Georgia Council of Flower Show Judges 1
Oak Hill Homes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Osgood Sanders Day Care Center (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
Riverside West Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Samuel M. Inman School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Sharondale Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Sheltering Arms Association of Day Nurseries (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Snell, Weis C. 1
Southeastern Flower Show 1
Spade and Trowel Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Spalding family 1
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