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Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book

Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book

Descriptive Summary

Title: Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book
Creator: Middle Georgia Horticultural Society
Inclusive Dates: 1887-1890
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3295
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

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

Scope and Content

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.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book, ms3295, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

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

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Minute book, 1887-1890