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Douglas County Arbor Day Committee Records

Douglas County Arbor Day Committee Records

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Finding Aid of the Douglas County Arbor Day Committee Records, 1991-1997

Douglas County History Research Center
Douglas County Libraries
100 S. Wilcox Street
Castle Rock, Colorado 80104
U.S.A.
Phone: 303-688-7730
Email: sboyd@dclibraries.org
URL: http://DouglasCountyLibraries.org

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Profile Description

Creation: Encoded by Holly Allen-Petersen2011-06-24
Language: Finding aid is in English

Collection Summary

RepositoryDouglas County Libraries / 100 S. Wilcox St. / Castle Rock, CO 80104 / Phone: 303-688-7730
CreatorDouglas County Arbor Day Committee Murphy, Cindy
TitleDouglas County Arbor Day Committee Records
Dates: 1991-1997
Dates: 1992-1997
Size1 Box: 1.09 cubic feet: 15 x 12.5 x 10 inches (26 x 42 x 33 cm)
Abstract:The Douglas County Arbor Day Committee Coordinated the efforts of various local groups in an effort to plant trees thoughout Douglas County each spring. This collection documents the work of the committee in fundraising and other efforts to plant trees throughout the county.
Collection Number1995.061
Language: English

Arrangement of the Collection

This collection is arranged alphabetically by subject, chronologically within subject headings.

Scope and Content

The collection contains materials relating to the second through seventh annual Douglas County Arbor Days. The collection consists of newspaper clippings, agenda, minutes, notes, correspondence, letterhead, press releases, volunteers and fundraising activities related to Arbor Day in Douglas County. The main goals of the committee were to provide fundraising and publicity for the town groups.


Biography / History

1992: Second Annual Douglas County Arbor Day. The committee planted 600 trees in Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch and along Cherry Creek. 1993: Third Annual Douglas County Arbor Day. The committee planted 500 at Douglas County High School, Salisbury Equestrian Park, and Highlands Ranch Heritage Park. 1994: Fourth Annual Arbor Day. Groups planted trees in Parker, Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch and Franktown. 1995: Fifth Annual Arbor Day. Trees were planted in Parker, Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch and Franktown. 1996: Sixth Annual Arbor Day. Trees were planted in Castle Rock at Plum Creek and Founder's Village, in Franktown, Parker, Larkspur, and Highlands Ranch 1997: Seventh Annual Arbor Day. Trees were planted in Parker, Castle Rock, Lone Tree, at Ponderosa High School, along the Cherry Creek Trail at Stroh Rd., in Highlands Ranch, Pinery Park, Franktown, and Castlewood Canyon State Park.


Access Terms

Colorado
Douglas County (Colo.)
Douglas County Arbor Day Committee (Douglas County, Colo.)
Trees

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Douglas County History Research Center material is non-circulating, requires staff retrieval and is available by appointment during normal library hours.

Copy Restrictions

The collection is used in the presence of Douglas County History Research Center staff. Some items may be fragile and may only be duplicated with the permission of the Center's staff.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Douglas County Arbor Day Committee Records, Douglas County History Research Center. Douglas County Libraries, Castle Rock, CO.

Acquisition Information

These records were donated to the Douglas County History Research Center in 1995 by Cindy Murphy who was the Public Relations Coordinator for the committee.

Processing Information

Processed by Shaun Boyd, April 1999.


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