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Scrapbook #2, 1958-1963

 File — Folder: 4

Scope and Contents

From the File: The collection consists of 9 Club scrapbooks and some pamphlets spanning 1938 to 1997. The scrapbooks are filled with mixed materials that include newspaper clippings, photographs of members, arrangements, projects, and events, flower show ephemera and awards, annual reports, Club directories and calendars, correspondence, meeting ephemera and event fliers and programs. The Charles County Fair flower exhibits, annual Flower Show, Smallwood's Retreat, Charles County Tercentenary, Maryland House & Garden Pilgrimage, and Christmas in the Charles County Seat feature prominently. There are also scattered obituaries for former Club members throughout the scrapbooks.


  • 1958-1963


From the File: 4 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



Local and Federated Garden Club meeting invitations, photographs of arrangements, members, and events, "Gardener of the Year" application ca. 1958, flower show programs and awards (includes the Charles County Fair), Charles County Tercentenary souvenir program 1958, Smallwood's Retreat dedication, clippings, membership application, meeting minutes and records, Bylaws circa 1960, publicity releases, correspondence, workshop flyers, and committee records.


Repository Details

Part of the Southern Maryland Studies Center Repository

8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata Maryland 20646-0910 United States