Kasimir Fajans Papers: 1912-1987 (bulk 1936-1975)
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History 1948-2014 [series]

The History series (1946-2014; 0.25 linear feet) contains information about the history of the national organization and the Ann Arbor branch, including various history projects produced by members. Also included is a scrapbook produced by the branch and begun in 1954, which contains reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs felt by members to be representative of the branch's past.

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History Circa 1952-2014
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History of the Ann Arbor Branch, the Michigan Division by Genevieve Ullenbruch Circa 1981
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The Ann Arbor Branch by Elizabeth R. Neidhardt and Carrie B. Riedeman 2014
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Fifty Years of Greens Market 1948-1998
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First Garden Walk Ticket undated
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Mayor's Proclamation 2009
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Interviews of Members Circa 2007-2013
Oversize Volume   1  
Scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs and correspondence 1954-1999 (2 oversize volumes)
 
Yearbooks 1948-2015 [series]

The Yearbook series (1948-2015; 0.25 linear feet) contains rosters of the branch's membership spanning the majority of its existence. The rosters include name and address of all members as well as listing of branch officers and terms of service.

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Yearbooks 1948
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Yearbooks 1950-1970
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Yearbooks 1970-1990
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Yearbooks 1990-2000
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Yearbooks 2000-2008
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Yearbooks 2008-2015
 
Organizational 1946-2011 [series]

The Organizational series (1946-2011; 1.5 linear feet and 182 KB) documents all of the routine activities required to maintain the organization. Included are meeting minutes, financial reports, awards, committee reports, promotional materials, correspondence, newsletters, and receipts. The activities of each segment of the branch are documented in detail, giving a comprehensive look at the branch as a whole. Digital materials include meeting minutes from 2004-2006.

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Awards 1983-2013
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Bylaws 1953-2001
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Civic Projects 1958-1997
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Conservation Committee 1957-1989 (2 folders)
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Corresponding Secretary 1977-1990
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Education/Scholarships 1952-1996
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Financial Reports 1947-1970
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Financial Reports 1970-1980
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Financial Reports 1980-1990
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Financial Reports 1990-2009
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Foundation Budget 1980-1990
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Horticultural Therapy 1961-2010
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Hospitality Committee 1982-1994
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International Committee 1953-1989
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Later records 2010-2011
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Membership Committee 1982-1990
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Minutes 1946-2015 (4 volumes, 9 folders, 182 KB)
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Minutes (Physical) 1946-2015
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Minutes (Digital) 2004-2006 [access item]
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Miscellaneous 1977-2000
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Miscellaneous 2005-2015
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Newsletter 1976-2014
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President's Letters 1984-1997
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President's Reports 1949-1999
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Procedure Manual 2011
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Program Books 1975-1981
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Program Committee 1958-1987
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Publicity 2001-2015
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Publicity Reports 1949-1998
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Thank You Notes 1979-1989
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Thank You Notes 2000-2010
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Treasurer's Correspondence 1979-1995
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Yearbook Committee 1963-1990
 
Photographs 1954-1998 [series]

The Photograph series (1954-1998; 0.15 linear feet) consists of two folders of photographs of members and activities. Most are from 1977-1998 although a number of earlier photographs are included.

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Photographs 1954-1988
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Photographs 1990-1998
 
Activities 1948-2015 [series]

The Activities series (1948-2015, 1 linear foot) documents the various fundraising and civic events sponsored by the Ann Arbor branch. Most prominent of these is the Greens Market, a pre-Christmas sale of fresh greens held annually by the branch. Also included are the records of Garden Walk, a tour of local homes and their gardens arranged annually by the branch, as well as a 1975 flower show and 2014-2015 centennial activities.

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Centennial File 2014-2015
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Centennial Legacy Planting Project 2014
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Flower Show 1975
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Greens Market 1948-1967
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Greens Market 1972
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Greens Market 1973
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Greens Market 1974
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Greens Market 1975
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Greens Market 1976
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Greens Market 1977
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Greens Market 1978
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Greens Market 1979
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Greens Market 1980
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Greens Market 1981
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Greens Market 1982
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Greens Market 1983
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Greens Market 1984
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Greens Market 1985
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Greens Market 1986
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Greens Market 1987
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Greens Market 1988
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Greens Market 1989
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Greens Market 1990
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Greens Market 1991
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Greens Market 1992
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Greens Market 1993
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Greens Market 1994
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Greens Market 1995
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Greens Market 1996
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Greens Market 1997
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Greens Market 2007-2010
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Greens Market Knitting Reports 1983-2003
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Garden Walk 1991
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Garden Walk 1992
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Garden Walk 1993
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Garden Walk 1994
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Garden Walk 1995
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Garden Walk 1996
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Garden Walk 1997
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Garden Walk 1998
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Garden Walk 1999
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Garden Walk 2000-2010
 
2014-2015 Accessions 1954-2013 [series]

The 2014-2015 Accessions series (1954-2015, 1.75 linear feet and 1 oversize folder) contains additional materials that fall into the scope of other series, largely History, Organizational, and Activities. Additionally, a cookbook published by the branch in 2004 and an oversize folder of visual materials are included from these accessions. There is some overlap between the materials in this series and materials within the series that were received with previous accessions.

 
History 1954-2011
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A Chronicle: The History of the Woman's National Farm and Garden Association, Incorporated 1914-1984 by Martha A. Nolan 1985
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First Membership Records 1954-1980
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History Circa 1990s-2004
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Historian Reports 1980-2007
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Historian's File 2010-2011
Oversize Box   6  
History of The Woman's National Farm and Garden Association posters undated
 
Organizational 1979-2013
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Awards 1995-2005
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Awards Applications with photographs 1979
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Awards Applications with photographs 2004
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Awards Applications with photographs 2004-2006
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Board Meeting Agendas 2006-2013 (2 folders)
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Bylaws 1998-2007
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Financial Records 2006-2008
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Membership 2006
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President's Letter 1993
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Publicity with photographs 1999-2011 (2 folders)
 
Visual Materials 1998-2006
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Photographs Circa 1998-2006 (3 folders)
Oversize Folder   1  
Four posters with mounted photographs of activities undated (4 posters (each 20 x 30 inches))
 
Activities 1984-2009
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Greens Market Baked Goods 1997-2000
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Greens Market Bows 1996
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Greens Market Calendar Circa 1996
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Greens Market Committee Meetings 2007
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Greens Market Committee Reports 2007-2009
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Greens Market Committees 1996-1999
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Greens Market Correspondence 2007
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Greens Market Financials 1996-2000
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Greens Market Financials 2002-2008
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Greens Market Floor Plans 2007
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Greens Market Fresh Greens 1996-1998
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Greens Market General Circa 1996
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Greens Market Knitting Reports 1996-2001
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Greens Market Marketing 2007
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Greens Market Orders 2006-2007
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Greens Market Photographs 1997-2000
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Greens Market Planting Bulbs 2007
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Greens Market Publicity 1998-2004
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Greens Market Raffle 1992-2004
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Greens Market Set-up/Take-down with floor plans 1997
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Greens Market Vendors 1996-1997
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Greens Market Vendors 2007
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Greens Market Volunteers 2007
Oversize Box   6  
Michigan Division, Woman's National Farm and Garden Association, Centennial Founders Day Luncheon poster 2014
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Recycle Week documents and photographs 1984
 
Publications 2004
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Ann Arbor Farm and Garden Cooks!: A Collection of Recipes 2004