Bessie Clark garden club ephemera

Bessie Clark garden club ephemera

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Clark, Bess Vaughn
Title: Bessie Clark garden club ephemera
Dates: 1950-2001
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet 2 boxes
Coll. Number: ms3495

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of flower show programs and garden club yearbooks from middle Georgia, including Federated Garden Clubs of Macon, Inc. and Ingoli Garden Club of Macon, Georgia. The collection also contains correspondence addressed to Mrs. Francis G. Clark (and Bessie Clark), mainly concerning flower shows, and papers of and concerning HANDS (Home and Neighborhood Development Sponsors, a part of the Sears Community Development Fund). Included is the Ingoli Garden Club wooden scrapbook containing certificates, a petition of the Ingoli Garden Club, newspaper clippings, and the constitution and by-laws of the club.

Index Terms

Garden clubs.
Gardening--Georgia--Societies, etc.
Programs (documents)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Bessie Clark garden club ephemera, ms3495, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1964-1977
2Miscellaneous papers, 1966-1975
3HANDS Committee papers, 1968-1971
4Newspaper clippings, 1967-1980
5Federated Garden Clubs of Macon, Inc. yearbooks, 1967-1978
6Yearbooks, flower show programs, 1950-1983
7Photographs, 1967-1968
OS Box
2Ingoli Garden Club wooden scrapbook, ribbons, 1963-2001