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Records of the Lawrence Flower Club

Call Number: RH MS 415


The Lawrence Flower Club was organized in 1925. In 1929, the group became part of the Kansas Association of Garden Clubs. Activities have included flower shows, the public planting of trees and flowers, and work with children and shut-ins. This collection contains scrapbooks containing photographs and clippings, minute books, treasurers' books, yearbooks, and other miscellaneous papers and mementos, documenting the activities of the Lawrence Flower Club from the 1920s to 2009. The club disbanded in 2009.


  • Creation: 1910 - 2011


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.


15.75 Linear Feet (25 boxes + 1 oversize folder, 3 oversize boxes)

Language of Materials


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RH MS 415

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RH MS 581

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RH MS 1065

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RH MS 1245

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RH MS Q266

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RH MS R313

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gifts, Fay Talley, 1985-2000; Lois Harrell, 1994-2004. The 1957 Lawrence Flower Club yearbook in the 1998-03-01 accession was donated by George Gibbs.

Processing Information

This finding aid was modified in June 2005 by ha/mab to include the 1992-2004 additions, and again in February 2012 by acs to include 1994-2011 additions.

Guide to the Lawrence, Kansas Flower Club Collection
Records of the Lawrence Flower Club
Finding aid prepared by mdb, January 1987; revised by cl, 2010; revised by skt, 2010; revised by acs, 2012. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004; revised by ha/mab, 2005; revised by skt, 2010; revised by mwh, 2018.
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Preferred citation
Lawrence Flower Club Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 415, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States