North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Horticulture Club Records 1947-1987

Size
0.5 linear feet
Location

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Call number
UA 021.465

The records of the Horticulture Club (also known for a period as the N.C. State Horticultural Association) at North Carolina State University include their constitution and by-laws, meeting minutes, correspondence, membership rosters, financial information, newspaper clippings, other general information on the club, its activities, and its members. Issues of the Horticulture Club's newsletter (Collegiate Newsletter, Collegiate Horticultural Newsletter, and later the Horticultural Club Newsletter) are also present in this collection. The purpose of the Horticulture Club is to provide horticulture students with an opportunity to share their intersts and increase their knowledge of the field in an environment outside the classroom.

The Horticultural Club (renamed the N.C. State Horticultural Association in 1981, though later returning to the name Horticulture Club) was established in or before 1947 at North Carolina State University. The Horticulture Club remains active as of 2008.

Biographical/historical note

The Horticultural Club (renamed the N.C. State Horticultural Association in 1981, though later returning to the name Horticulture Club) was established in or before 1947 at North Carolina State University. The purspose of the Horticulture Club is to provide horticulture students with an opportunity to share their intersts and increase their knowledge of the field in an environment outside the classroom. The club participates in many activities, both on campus and at places such as the North Carolina State Fairgrounds and the JC Raulston Arboretum, and also produces an annual newsletter, chronicling the club's activities during the previous school year. The Horticulture Club remains active as of 2008.

Scope/content

The records of the Horticulture Club (also known for a period as the N.C. State Horticultural Association) at North Carolina State University include their constitution and by-laws, meeting minutes, correspondence, membership rosters, financial information, newspaper clippings, other general information on the club, its activities, and its members. Issues of the Horticulture Club's newsletter (Collegiate Newsletter, Collegiate Horticultural Newsletter, and later the Horticultural Club Newsletter) are also present in this collection. Materials range in date from 1947 to 1987.

Physical description

1 archival box

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically by topic.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Horticulture Club Records, UA 021.465, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Transferred by the North Carolina State University Horticulture Club

Processing information

Processed by Cate Putirskis, 2008 July

Encoded by Cate Putirskis, 2008 July

Clippings 1973-1978
Box 1, Folder 1
Club Officers and Organization Information 1957-1981
Box 1, Folder 2
Collegiate Newsletter 1958-1959
Box 1, Folder 3
Collegiate Newsletter 1959-1960
Box 1, Folder 4
Collegiate Newsletter 1960-1961
Box 1, Folder 5
Collegiate Newsletter 1965-1966
Box 1, Folder 6
Collegiate Horticultural Newsletter 1969-1970
Box 1, Folder 7
Collegiate Horticultural Newsletter 1970-1971
Box 1, Folder 8
Collegiate Horticultural Newsletter 1971-1972
Box 1, Folder 9
Collegiate Horticultural Newsletter 1972-1973
Box 1, Folder 10
Constitution and By-laws undated
Box 1, Folder 11
Correspondence 1947-1981
Box 1, Folder 12
Financial Information 1948-1955
Box 1, Folder 13
Fundraisers 1975-1987
Box 1, Folder 14
Horticulture Club Newsletter 1973-1974
Box 1, Folder 15
Horticulture Club Newsletter 1974-1975
Box 1, Folder 16
Horticulture Club Newsletter 1975-1976
Box 1, Folder 17
Horticulture Club Newsletter 1977-1978
Box 1, Folder 18
Horticulture Club Newsletter 1979-1980
Box 1, Folder 19
Horticulture Conventions 1969-1975
Box 1, Folder 20
Information on Horticulture Club 1950-1961
Box 1, Folder 21
Meeting Minutes 1969-1970
Box 1, Folder 22
Membership Rosters 1969-1970
Box 1, Folder 23
Spring Banquet 1975-1983
Box 1, Folder 24

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Horticulture Club Records, UA 021.465, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.