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Roseville Green Thumb Garden Club
A-001.1 (14)-A-001.2(4)SB  
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Description
Green Thumb Garden Club scrapbooks depicting the history of the club during from 1955-2001, through photographs, correspondence, awards, newspaper articles, membership, expenses, State and County fair participation. The club was formed on Sept. 2 1955 at the youth building at the Placer county fairgrounds. Mrs. Hazel Doyle was elected the first president. The object of the Green Thumb Garden Club was to "stimulate the knowledge and love of gardening among armatures, to aid in the protection of nature, trees, plants, birds and to encourage planting to aid any organization to lead children to use their leisure time in the happy, healthful hobby of gardening."The Green Thumb Garden Club was a member of Golden Foothills District 8c of California Garden Clubs Incorporated.
Extent
3 linear ft; 6 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.