Table of contents for City bountiful : a century of community gardening in America / Laura J. Lawson.


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List of Illustrations
List of Tables
Preface and Acknowledgments
Introduction. Garden Patches in American Cities
Part I. Early Garden Programs, 1890s to 1917
Introduction
1. An Alternative to Charity: The Vacant-Lot Cultivation Association
2. The School Garden Movement
3. The Goodness of Gardening: Gardens as Civic Improvement
Part II. National Urban Garden Campaigns, 1917 to 1945
Introduction
4. Patriotic Volunteerism: The War Garden Campaign
5. An Antidote for Idleness: Garden Programs of the 1930s Depression
6. Victory Gardens of World War II
Part III. Gardening for Community, 1945 to the Present
Introduction
7. The Community Garden Movement of the 1970s and 1980s
8. Community Greening: Urban Garden Programs from 1990 to the Present
9. A Look at Gardens Today
Conclusion. Sustaining a City Bountiful
Notes
Index


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Community gardens -- United States -- History -- 20th century.