Collection - Canadian Garden Clubs Collection

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Canadian Garden Clubs Collection

General material designation

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description

Collection

Reference code

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • 1919-2012 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

58.2 cm of textual records.

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Custodial history

Garden Clubs consist of community members who are interested in gardening.

In Ontario, The Garden Clubs of Ontario encompasses several clubs namely, The Garden Club of Dundas; The Georgian Bay Garden Club; Garden Club of Hamilton; The Garden Club of Kitchener-Waterloo; The Garden Club of London; Milne House Garden Club; The Garden Club of Niagara; The Garden Club of Toronto; The Toronto Japanese Garden Club; and a Council of Accredited Judges of Floral Design and Horticulture. There are also other Ontario garden clubs that do not fall under this umbrella.

In Nova Scotia the Nova Scotia Association of Garden Clubs incorporates several gardening clubs.
Clubs meet on a regular basis. Its members usually listen to or present on topics about gardening. They also set up programming events.

Scope and content

This collection consists of bulletins; newsletters; yearbooks; correspondence; articles; pamphlets; registries; annual reports; member lists; judge list; officer list; newspaper clippings; constitutions and by-laws; application forms; board of directors documents; and a flower show programme.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

This is an artificial collection, meaning that its materials were collected over time by different users, rather than being acquired by a single donor. Thus, the records’ original order and provenance have been lost.

Arrangement

Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

There are no restrictions on access.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Uploaded finding aid

Associated materials

Related materials

Accruals

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Name access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description

Sources

Accession area