Fonds PR-0287 - Victoria Horticultural Society fonds

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Victoria Horticultural Society fonds

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  • Textual records
  • Photographs

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  • 1921-1998 (Creation)
    Victoria Horticultural Society

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3.20 m of textual records and 132 photographs.

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Administrative history

The Victoria Horticultural Society was formed in 1921 as the Victoria and District Cottage Gardeners Mutual Improvement Association. The name was changed in 1922 to the Victoria and District Gardener's Association. In 1927 this was changed to its current name.

Custodial history

Accession 199903-01 was transferred from BC Archives, and accession 199903-04 came directly from the Victoria Horticultural Society as an accrual.

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The fonds consists of minutes, membership lists, financial records, subject files, show catalogues and newsletters of the Victoria Horticultural Society and its predecessors, the Victoria and District Cottage Gardeners Mutual Improvement Association and the Victoria and District Gardener's Association.

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      Fonds consists of accessions 199903-01 and 199903-04.

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