Swarthmore Tree Committee Records
Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081
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The Swarthmore Tree Committee was mandated by the borough of Swarthmore to fulfill the responsibilities of a Shade Tree Commission. The Tree Committee was created in 1971. Long-time members included William Cresson and Lyn Jones.
Donor: Swarthmore Tree Committee
Accession: SHS 2014.002
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Borough elected not to create a separate Shade Tree Commission but rather mandate Tree Committee to fulfill that rolePhysical Description
Just numbers, not specific addressesPhysical Description
For her long-time contributions
Arbor Day celebrations and Tree City, USA, applications. 1981 photos.Physical Description
Non-archival magnetic binder pages deteriorated. Removed pages from binder, should be copied and photographs rehousedPhysical Description
Program established in 2003 to identify and formally recognize Borough's finest tree specimens.Physical Description
Menke & Menke planting plan. Also 1994 plan for memorial tree.Physical Description