This section is from "The Horticulturist, And Journal Of Rural Art And Rural Taste", by P. Barry, A. J. Downing, J. Jay Smith, Peter B. Mead, F. W. Woodward, Henry T. Williams. Also available from Amazon: Horticulturist and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste.
The Society has elected the following officers and committees for 1862:
President, John W. Degrauw; Vice-Presidents, S. J. Eastman, J. A. Wallace, Lyman Burnam, R. W. Ropes, H. M. Barnes; Treasurer, J. W. Degrauw; Corresponding Secretary, C. B. Miller, 29 Broadway, N. Y.; Recording Secretary, J. C. Marin; Librarian, J. C. Sidell; Executive Committee, P. B. Mead, Geo. E. Woodward, Geo. Hamlyn; Finance Committee, Walter Park, R. W. Ropes, H. M. Barnes; Library Committee, C. B. Miller, S. B. Brophy, J. C. Sidell; Publication Committee, L. A. Roberts, Geo. E. Woodward, S. B. Brophy; Premium Committee, A. S. Fuller, E. Scott; Committee on Fruits, Geo. Gamgee, W. I. Reddy, J. Dailledouze; Committee on Plants, Andrew Bridge man, Robert Murray, G. Messelberg; Committee on Vegetables, G. Marc, A. G. Burgess, O. Zel-lar; Inspectors of Election, Geo. Ingram, Geo. Hamlyn.
The regular business meetings are held at the Athenaeum on the first Tuesday evening of each month; the conversational and exhibition meetings on the second and fourth Tuesday evenings of each month.