Papers of the American Rhododendron Society, ca. 1944-1948, 1965-1997.

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Papers of the American Rhododendron Society, ca. 1944-1948, 1965-1997.

The papers contain Society and Board of Directors minutes; by-law updates; additions to the Chapter Notebook; correspondence and memoranda of President Austin C. Kennell and Executive Secretary Barbara Hall; and correspondence with the editors of the Journal of the American Rhodendron Society. The papers also contain records of search committee to fill the editorship of the Journal of the American Rhododendron Society; executive secretary position files; financial statements of both the Society and the Seed Exchange Fund; policies; membership census by chapter; and a file on the International Rhododendron Union. Of interest is a tape "Old Timers Disccussing the Start of the Rhododendron Society in Portland, Oregon."

600 (ca.) items.

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American Rhododendron Society.

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Society promoting the cultivation of rhododendrons. From the description of Papers of the American Rhododendron Society [manuscript], 1968-1989. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647831682 Organization promoting the cultivation of rhododendrons. From the description of Papers of the American Rhododendron Society [manuscript], 1930-1988. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647806034 Society promoting propagation and cultivation of rh...

Kennell, Austin C., 1918-

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International Rhododendron Union.

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Hall, Barbara L.

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Student at University of Maine. From the description of Folklore paper, 1968. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70953578 ...