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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1834


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1834
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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

Lucinda Mays and Dave Chambers of Victory Garden South look at the crops grown for the agricultural industry in the south (sorghum, peanuts, cotton, sugar cane) Peter Seabrook visits Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and the new Princess of Wales Conservatory. Roger talks about harvesting winter vegetables.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1834,” 11/14/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5F6BBD22633A45739DBE15A2F52BA44C.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1834.” 11/14/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5F6BBD22633A45739DBE15A2F52BA44C>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1834. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5F6BBD22633A45739DBE15A2F52BA44C
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