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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1909


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1909
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Series Description

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 tours Goodness Grows, a nursery outside Athens, GA with its owner Rick Berry. Back in New England, Roger Cook and Tom Wirth look at the three possible drawings for the Front yard redesign and then show the sidewalk being removed. Roger Swain highlights the contest.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1909,” 05/22/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BC51F9FB63684ED99A671392F174424A.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1909.” 05/22/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BC51F9FB63684ED99A671392F174424A>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1909. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BC51F9FB63684ED99A671392F174424A
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