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Catalog Number A2014.413.129
Object Name Memorabilia
Scope & Content Garden Club material: exhibit documents from Garden Club flower show "Victory Gardens 1941-1945"
a - "Garden Club Gives $200 to Red Cross" newspaper article from NA Transcript 3/22/44
b- "8 Already Apply for Garden Plots" newspaper article March 1944
c- "Victory Garden-Graph" by Dean Halliday, NA Transcript 05/20/1943
d- "Victory Garden for Children", House and Garden suggests fantasy in the vegetable garden to keep children interested all Summer, propaganda/article with illustrations
e- "Storing Victory Crops", how to keep vegetables and fruits in soil and under cover for Winter supply, article with illustrations
f- "Tennessee Home Food Supply Program", Certificate of Recognition in 1943
g- Excerpted letter from Ivis Churchill, a member of the Mothers' Forum, 09/08/1942, about her Victory Garden, potatoes, pickles, fruit, garden special
h- (Oversize Box 4) Excerpted piece from "The Fabulous Century 1940-1950" Time Life Books, excerpt about the history behind Victory Gardens. Mentions Dept of Agriculture and Secretary of Agriculture, Claude R. Wickard.
Title Garden Club Exhibit Documents
Collection Documents
Accession number A2014.413.129
Received date 10/01/2014
Caption "Garden Club Gives $200 to Red Cross"
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Catalog date 2014-10-15
Year Range from 1941
Year Range to 1945