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Fonds AM1430 - Strathcona Community Garden Society fonds

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Strathcona Community Garden Society fonds

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  • 1979-1996 (Creation)
    Strathcona Community Garden Society

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0.27 m of textual records

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The Strathcona Community Garden Society was founded in 1985 and incorporated as a non-profit Society in 1986. The goal of the society was to develop a community garden for the residents of Strathcona and the downtown eastside community and to serve as a model for other communities wishing to do the same. Currently known as the Strathcona Community Gardens Society, the Society operates a three-acre garden at 700 Prior Street.

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Fonds consists of administrative files, gardening files and publicity materials.

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Donated in 2003 on behalf of the Society by its secretary, Joanne Hochu.


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