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Roseville Better Gardens Club Scrapbooks
A-001.1(1)-(13)SB  
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Description
Better Gardens Club scrapbooks depicting the club's history through photographs, correspondence, awards, expenses, membership, State and County fair participation etc.. The Roseville Better Gardens Club was formed in 1928 by Mrs. F. A. Lewis in her home on Carmel Avenue in Roseville. Mrs. Lewis was also the club's first president. The chief aim of the club is to create a deeper interest in home gardening, landscaping, and beautifying of city parks, schools and other civic improvements. In 2017, the club is still active.
Background
The Roseville Better Gardens Club was formed in 1928 by Mrs. F. A. Lewis in her home on Carmel Avenue in Roseville. Mrs. Lewis was also the club's first president. The chief aim of the club was to create a deeper interest in home gardening, landscaping, and beautifying of city parks, schools and other civic improvements. As of 2017, the club is still active.
Extent
2.5 linear feet; 13 Books
Restrictions
For permission to reproduce or publish, please consult with the Roseville Historical Society. Permission for reproduction or publication is given on behalf of the Roseville Historical Society, as the owner of the physical items. The researcher assumes all responsibility for possible infringement that may arise from reproduction or publication of materials from the Roseville Historical Society Collection.
Availability
Open to the public by appointment.