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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1914


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1914
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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

Bob Smaus visits the Alice Street Community Garden in downtown San Francisco.The garden is used by residents of housing project for elderly and disabled folks. Roger Cook and crew install the lighting and irrigation. Roger and April finish the planting of annuals.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1914,” 04/05/1994, GBH Archives, accessed April 13, 2024,
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