Papers (1777-2018) relating to John Baxton Flowers III academic career, family history and Scottish genealogy (Flowers, Kennedy, and Thompson families of Wayne County, NC), historic preservation, horticulture and garden history. Included are correspondence, financial and legal papers, academic records, newspaper clippings, photographs, typescripts, genealogical material, publications, certificates, house plans, watercolor drawings, and newsletters.
June 7, 2019, (unprocessed addition 10) 0.80 cubic feet; Correspondence (2002, 2011-2018), diaries (April 1982; 2012 about the garden at Tulip Hill), obituaries and funeral programs of family and friends (2013-2018), correspondence related to a dinner at Tulip Hill to honor the inauguration of Pres. Obama (2013), and membership rosters and ancestor lists and newsletters for Order of First Families of North Carolina (2008-2018), Caledonian Foundation (2014-2015). Also included are papers (2009-2018) related to the North Caroliniana Society, the North Carolina Soc. of The Cincinnati, the Southern Garden History Society, the Sons of the Revolution in North Carolina, the Nat. Soc. of Americans of Royal Descent, and the Soc. of Colonial Wars in the State of North Carolina, Kanuga Conference Center Board of Visitors list (2016), 100th Anniversary of Boy Scouts order of the Arrow (2015), programs, photographs, and articles (1973-1976) by or about John B. Flowers III. Donor: Mr. John B. Flowers III
Gift of John Baxton Flowers III
Encoded by Mark Custer, December 18, 2007
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