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Colorado Forestry and Horticulture Association

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1941 - 1951

Biography

Colorado Forestry and Horticulture Association (CFHA) was formed in 1941 when the Colorado Forestry Association (CFA) merged with another organization. The members of CFHA would "endorse and aid in the establishment of a Botanic Garden," creating a botanical gardens committee and selecting a site for a garden by 1950: one hundred acres around the Denver Museum of Natural History in City Park. In 1951, the committee was incorporated as the Botanic Gardens Foundation and later Denver Botanic Gardens.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

The Green Thumb - Volume 1, Number 1

 Digital Collection
Identifier: HFLA 012.01 D01
Dates: February 1944; Digitized: December 11, 2017

Volume 1, Number 2, April 1944

 Item
Identifier: 01
Scope and Contents

April 1944 issue of the Green Thumb. This issue is all about creating a victory garden "to encourage the war-time production of food in home gardens of Colorado."

Dates: April 1944