1958 Best Kept and Beautified Alley Contest

Title

1958 Best Kept and Beautified Alley Contest

Subject

Civic Life

Description

The City Beautiful Commission sent a letter to their Representatives to encourage them to participate in the 1958 Best Kept and Beautified Alley Contest. Members were asked to invite all Garden Clubs, P.T.A’s, Civic Clubs and any others to participate in the contest. The city-wide contest began May 5th through August 15, 1958 and was sponsored by the City Beautiful Commission. A Committee of Judges were selected and patrolled the alleys entered in the contest. Only entered alleys would be judged and prized were awarded at the City Beautiful Fall meeting.

Creator

City Beautiful Commission

Source

Mississippi Valley Collection

Publisher

The University of Memphis Libraries

Date

May 2, 1958

Contributor

Davis, Alice D.
Davis, G.

Rights

Digital Image © 2015, University of Memphis Libraries Preservation and Special Collections Department. All rights reserved.

Relation

Hist4851, Spring 2015

Files

ms133_1958CBCalleycontest.jpg

Citation

City Beautiful Commission, “1958 Best Kept and Beautified Alley Contest,” Making an Impact: The Lives of Tennessee Women, accessed January 19, 2018, http://umhist4851.omeka.net/items/show/10.