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South Dakota Federation of Garden Clubs

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2011-105

Content Description

The collection consists of materials concerning the South Dakota Federation of Garden Clubs. South Dakota joined the National Council of State Garden Clubs on August 24, 1943. The club was Federated in the fall of 1944 and incorporated on June 15, 1970. According to its bylaws, the SDFGC formed, “to study and promote all aspects of the fine art of gardening, including artistic design, to further the education of the members and the public in the fields of gardening, horticulture, botany, landscape design, conserving of natural resources, all wildlife, civic beautification, public sanitation and nature studies.” The collection includes bylaws, handbooks, convention booklets, state and national directories, news clippings, club materials, club yearbooks, the “Messenger” newsletter, membership lists, and scrapbooks. A box list is provided.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1960s-2000s

Creator

Extent

4 Cubic Feet

Inventory

8981A Folder 1: SDFGC—Bylaws Folder 2: SDFGC—Handbook Folder 3: SDFGC—State Convention Booklets Folder 4: Rocky Mountain Region, National Council, Convention Booklets Folder 5: SDFGC—State Directories, 1997-1999 and 1999-2001 Folder 6: SDFGC—various convention materials Folder 7: National Council of State Garden Clubs, Inc., convention materials Folder 8: National Garden Club, Inc.—directories 2003-2005 and 2005-2007 Folder 9: Rocky Mountain Region, directories 1987-1989 and 1993-1995 Folder 10: Evangeline Martindale materials Folder 11: SDFGC—news clippings Folder 12: SDFGC—miscellaneous materials 8981B Folder 1: Rocky Mountain Region-minutes, 1985 Folder 2: SDFGC—Club materials, 1991 Folder 3: SDFGC—Club materials, 1997 Folder 4: SDFGC—Club materials, 2000 Folder 5: SDFGC—Club materials, 2001 Folder 6: SDFGC—Club materials, 2006 Folder 7: SDFGC—Club materials, 2007 Folder 8: SDFGC—Club materials, 2008 Folder 9: SDFGC—club yearbooks (1 of 2) Folder 10: SDFGC—club yearbooks (2 of 2) Folder 11: SDFGC—Andover (S.D.) Folder 12: SDFGC—Sioux Falls (S.D.) Folder 13: SDFGC—Madison (S.D.) Folder 14: SDFGC—Brookings (S.D.) Folder 15: SDFGC—Regional Projects 8982 Folder 1: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1964-1966 Folder 2: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1967-1969 Folder 3: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1970-1973 Folder 4: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1974-1979 Folder 5: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1980-1984 Folder 6: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1985-1989 Folder 7: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1990-1993 Folder 8: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 1993-1999 Folder 9: SDFGC—Newsletter “Messenger,” 2000-2009 Folder 10: SDFGC—Membership, 1991 Folder 11: SDFGC—Membership, 1992 Folder 12: SDFGC—Membership, 1993 Folder 13: SDFGC—Membership, 1994 Folder 14: SDFGC—Membership, 1995 Folder 15: SDFGC—Membership, 1996 Folder 16: SDFGC—Membership, 1997 Folder 17: SDFGC—Membership, 1998 Folder 18: SDFGC—Membership, 1999 Folder 19: SDFGC—Membership, 2000 Folder 20: SDFGC—Membership, 2001 Folder 21: SDFGC—Membership, 2002 Folder 22: SDFGC—Membership, 2004 (1 of 2) Folder 23: SDFGC—Membership, 2004 (2 of 2) Folder 24: SDFGC—Membership, 2005 Folder 25: SDFGC—Membership, 2006 Folder 26: SDFGC—Membership, 2007 Folder 27: The National Gardner, 1998-1999 Folder 28: The National Gardner, 2000-2001 Folder 29: The National Gardner, 2002-2003 8983 SDFGC Scrapbook, 1991-1993 SDFGC Scrapbook, 1994-1996 SDFGC Scrapbook, 1995 SDFGC Scrapbook, 1996-1997 SDFGC Scrapbook, 1997-1998 8984 SDFGC Scrapbook, 1998-1999 SDFGC Scrapbook, 1999-2000 SDFGC Scrapbook, 2000-2001 SDFGC Scrapbook, 2001-2002 SDFGC Scrapbook, 2002-2003 FB 662 Photographs: Smokey Bear/Woodsy Owl, Poster Contest, 2003