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Scrapbook #5, 1979-1982

 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.


  • Majority of material found within 1979-1982


From the File: 4 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



Photographs of arrangements, events, and members, the Garden Club directory, flower show programs and schedules, clippings, Longwood Gardens brochure, annual report, and event fliers.

Major events mentioned: Charles County Fair, Christmas in the Charles County Seat I & II


Repository Details

Part of the Southern Maryland Studies Center Repository

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