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Newark (N.J.) Garden Club collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Garden-(Offsite)

Scope and Contents

Organized in 5 boxes :

Box #1. Correspondence, scrapbooks ("The Original Newark Garden Club Publicity Book, 1926-1935," and in recognition of the 300th anniversary of the founding of New Jersey, 1965-66), fliers (1972-75), programs (1932-35,) photographs & negatives, newspaper clippings, awards, etc.;

Box #2. Scrapbooks ("Newark Garden Club, 1935-63," "Newark Garden Club Civic Project, Continental House 2 Park Place, Newark, N.J. Restoration of Garden (1966)," "North End Branch Library Garden (1960)," awards (1970) ;

Box #3. Minutes (1927-37), Bylaws and constitution (1927-77);

Box #4. Minutes (1956-76);

Box #5. Financial records (1927-77).

Dates

  • 1927 - 1977

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission. Photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff.

Biographical / Historical

The Newark Garden Club was organized in 1926, and its object was to stimulate a knowledge and a love of gardening and horticulture; to aid in conservation of roadside and civic beauty; and to cooperate in the program of the Garden Club of New Jersey.

Extent

2.09 Linear Feet (5 Hollinger boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Author
No finding aid, text from catalog entry
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Charles F. Cummings New Jersey Information Center, Newark Public Library Repository

Contact:
3rd Floor
Newark Public Library
5 Washington St.
Newark NJ 07102 United States
973-733-7775