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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2117
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Gardening program hosted by Jim Wilson and joined by Bob Smaus, Roger Swain, Lucinda Mays and Peter Seabrook as international travel correspondent. Series chef is Marion Morash. Special correspondent is Holly Shimizu. The Boston-based Victory Garden (w/ Roger Swain) is located at a private residence; Victory Garden South is at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia; Victory Garden West is at Roger's Garden Center in Corona del Mar, California. Original program: Crockett's Victory Garden - premiered April 6, 1976. Hosted by Jim Crockett. Second host Bob Thomson (for 12 years till 1991). Series release date: 1976

Program Description

Special correspondent Holly Shimizu visits the Cleveland Botanical Garden to view their magnificent herb garden. Host Roger Swain makes a special trip to the picturesque isle of Nantucket, thirty miles off the Massachusetts’ coast, where he takes a look at seaside gardening.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2117,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 24, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5CBE58DB8E244916858E2E43EE4B2A7D.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2117.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 24, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5CBE58DB8E244916858E2E43EE4B2A7D>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2117. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5CBE58DB8E244916858E2E43EE4B2A7D
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