Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book

Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Middle Georgia Horticultural Society.
Title: Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book
Dates: 1887-1890
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 minute book)
Coll. Number: ms3295

Biographical/Historical Note

The Middle Georgia Horticultural Society was organized July 20, 1887 at Vineyard Station near Griffin, Georgia (Spalding County).


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a minute book containing the constitution, by-laws, members and officers list, and minutes of the Middle Georgia Horticultural Society from 1887-1890. Minutes are handwritten and in newspaper clippings, and discuss growing of fruit, flowers, and vegetables. Minutes of February 12, 1889 discuss the society's attempts to get the Georgia Experiment Station to locate in Spalding County.


Index Terms

Bylaws (adminstrative records)
Constitutions.
Gardening--Georgia--19th century.
Horticulture--Georgia--19th century.
Middle Georgia Horticultural Society.
Minutes.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book, ms 3295, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Minute book, 1887-1890