Designs for Planting Beds in Downtown Worthington


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Designs for Planting Beds in Downtown Worthington is text. Its dimensions are 8.5 in. x 11 in.. It is 2 pages long.

It was created in 1976.

Worthington Garden Club is the Contributor. Chester S. Hutchison is the Creator.

These designs for planting beds along the sidewalks of High Street in downtown Worthington were created by Worthington Garden Club member and former Mayor Chester Hutchison. He served as planting coordinator for the effort to beautify the downtown area for several years during the 1970s. This planting design was created for the celebration of the nation's bicentennial in 1976. Seven local garden clubs were assigned a flower bed on the west side of High Street. Annuals were planted in the color of red (Salvia or Celosia), white (Alyssum), and blue (Ageratum). Flowers were funded by the Downtown Action Committee.

It covers the topics gardens, centennial celebrations and mayors.

It features the organization Worthington Garden Club.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Garden Club.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg2000.

The Worthington Memory identification code is wgc0009_001.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on January 27, 2002. It was last updated June 2, 2020.