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Fayetteville Perennial Garden Club Records

Identifier: MC 823

Scope and Content Note

The records include minutes, membership lists, financial reports, program booklets, photographs, yearbooks, clippings, and other materials pertaining to the Fayetteville Perennial Garden Club.


  • Creation: 1930-2023


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

The club held its first meeting on June 18, 1930. Monthly meetings were held from September through May and included a Christmas Social. The Perennial Garden Club sponsored special projects including the beautification of Arkansas Avenue bordered by the University of Arkansas, and the Veterans' Administration Hospital grounds.


2.25 Linear Feet (5 boxes)

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by format.

Acquisition Information

The Fayetteville Perennial Garden Club Records were donated by Doris Murry of Fayetteville, Arkansas, president of the Perennial Garden Club on December 18, 1988. The supplementary papers to this collection were donated by Vera G. Hall of Fayetteville, Arkansas on November 11, 1992.

Additional materials (Box 4) were donated circa 2001.

Additional materials (Box 5) were donated by Kim Johnson on behalf of the club on June 13, 2023.

Processing Information

Processed by Norma Ortiz-Karp and Vera Ekechukwu; completed in January 1989 and November 1998.

Updated by Katrina Windon in October 2019 to incorporate additional materials (Box 4).

Updated by Katrina Windon in June 2023 to incorporate additional materials (Box 5).


Fayetteville Perennial Garden Club Records
Norma Ortiz-Karp and Vera Ekechukwu
January 1989 and November 1998
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Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444