Scott, Jill

Interviewer: Jean McMillen
Place of Interview: 33 Indian Mountain Road
Date of Interview:
File No: 106 Cycle:
Summary: Salisbury Garden Club 1913-2003

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Jill Scott Oral History Cover Sheet

Interviewee;Jill Scott

Narrator:Jean McMillen

Tape #:160

Place of Interview: 33 Indian Mountain Road, Lakeville, Ct.

Date:September 26, 2012

Summary of talk: History of Salisbury Garden Club 1913-2003: personal family background, founded in 1913 by Mr. David S. George, a florist, two different garden club national organizations, purpose of club, school projects, town beautification, fund raising event, how money was spent, one year of programs – including information about the purpose and acquisition of plants for their plant sale, flower shows, awards won, a published book in 1977,various committees, Congressional letter of January 20, 1987, disbanded in 2003 their 90th year, and special member tours.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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