Shelter Island Heights, New York: The Garden Club of Shelter Island, 1959. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Item #26540
38 pages; recounting the 25-year history of the Club. "...the first meeting was to be held at the New Prospect Hotel (burned to the ground in June, 1942) ...made up of many wonderful members who spare neither time nor talents to keep up the high principles set forth by our first officers...although Shelter Island is the smallest Town in the State of New York, our Club is one of the largest and most active in the Federated Garden Clubs..." With alphabetically-organized list of members & addresses at back; the charter members are marked with an asterisk. Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" size, color illustrated stapled paper covers. Light edge, tips wear to binding, little soiling; in very good condition; and an interesting Shelter Island, Long Island community & gardening history reference.