Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records

Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Daughters of the American Colonists. Georgia Society.
Title: Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records
Dates: circa 1919-1983
Quantity: 12.0 Linear feet (6 document boxes, 1 half box, 7 oversized boxes)
Coll. Number: ms2140

Biographical/Historical Note

The Daughters of the American Colonists was organized in 1919. Membership in the organization is open to descendants of men and women who were residents of America when it was a colony.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of records of the Georgia Society of the Daughters of American Colonists from ca. 1919-1983. Includes minutes, applications for membership, programs, yearbooks, financial records, and scrapbooks. The collection documents the activities of the organization and contains information on Georgia as a colony.


Index Terms

Genealogies.
Georgia--Genealogy.
Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Societies, etc.
Minutes.
Patriotic societies--Georgia.
Scrapbooks.
Women--Georgia--Societies and clubs.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records, MS 2140. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxItem
11Frank L. Stanton, Up From Georgia
 
2Virkus, Handbook of American Genealogy
 
3George G. Smith, History of Georgia and the Georgia People, 1732-1860
 
4John Humphries, Descendants of Thurman, Graves, & Jones
 
5Joel Chandler Harris Stories of Georgia
 
6A.G. Voight, Ebenezer Record Book
 
7Bylaws and officers of DAC; members and their lineages (Ca. Soc. DAC, 2 copies), 1921
 
8DAC Ritual
 
9Guidebook to Charleston, S.C.
 
10Georgia Journal Newspaper, 1825
 
11Georgia Magazine, February-March, 1958
 
12National Society DAC Yearbooks, 1929, 1930, 1934, 1943, 1983-1985
 
13Georgia Society DAC Yearbook (2 copies), 1940
 
14National Society children of the American Colonists, 1949
 
15Georgia Society DAC Constitution & Bylaws, 1937-1938
 
16Bogle Family Records, 1937
 
17Hoyt Family Records, 1933
 
BoxItem
21 The Beautiful Life and Illustrious Reign of Queen Victoria by Rev. John Rusk, 1901
 
2DAC Colonial and Genealogical Records, 1950-52
 
3DAC Yearbook, 1921-1983
 
1Yearbook Children of the American Colonists, 1969-1970
 
2The Atlanta Music Club Silver Anniversary Book, 1940
 
3Miscellaneous Invitations to DAC Meetings, 1945
 
4War Service Assembly Program, 1943
 
5Correspondence: Prof. Gertner, 1899
 
6Deed-Anthony Bonnell Scriven County, 1808
 
7Correspondence from Civil War soldier, 1863
 
8Deed (McNeil-Lee), 1808
 
9Deed (Taylor-Jordan), 1862
 
10The Shrine of the Constitution (Pamphelt)
 
11 The Tidewater Trail (Periodical): vol.4, no. 29; vol. 4, no. 30; vol. 5, no.3, vol. 5, no. 4
 
12"Assembled & Presented to the Members of the Georgia Press Association, Milledgeville, Georgia" (Booklet), June 10, 1936
 
13National DAC (Georgia) Assembly Programs, 1938 ,1939, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1946
 
14Calliing Card of Mrs. Robert Gilchrist Hunt (in envelope)
 
15Correspondence from Alexander Stephens & miscellaneous note, 1858
 
BoxFolder
31DAC Yearbook, 1921-1984
 
21930s records including Report of State Treasurer, Member Lists, and Regents Reports, 1930s
 
31930s records including Report of Mrs Howard H. McCall, State Regent; Annual Report of Chairman, for Heraldry & Coats of Arms; Report on Memorials and Historic Spots
 
41940s records including Sixth State Assembly; Report of the Credentials Committeee; Executive Board Meeting minutes, 1940s
 
BoxVolume
41Bound volume of application papers (Vol. 1)
 
Bound volume of application papers (Vol. 2)
 
Bound volume of application papers (Vol. 3)
 
Bound volume of application papers (Vol. 4)
 
Bound volume of application papers (Vol. 5)
 
BoxVolume
51Register - Georgia Society - Daughters of the American Colonists
 
Meeting minutes, 1930-1931
 
1Miscellaneous papers
 
BoxVolume
61Lineage Book - Vol. I, 1929
 
Lineage Book - Vol. II, 1930
 
Lineage Book - Vol. IV, 1936
 
Lineage Book - Vol. V, 1939
 
Bound book of members, 1921
 
Recording Secretary's records, 1919 December 6 to 1927 June 1
 
BoxVolume
71New Members accepted in Washington and sent to State Registrar, 1929
 
Financial Records, 1930-1934
 
Financial Records (possibly dues)
 
Records of the Recording Secretary, 1927 June 1 to 1930 May 30
 
Records, 1941 March to 1943 March
 
Minutes of the First State Assembly, 1935 March 5
 
Oversize_BoxItem
81Charter of Mary Jones Bullock chapter of Children of American Colonists, 1969
 
82Centennial souvenir edition of Griffin Daily News
 
83Reproduction of Map of North America, 1761
 
84-6Framed coats of arms of the Hill, Parkhurst and Alden families
 
Oversize_Box
9Scrapbook, 1934-1939
 
9Scrapbook, 1942-1943
 
Oversize_Box
10Scrapbook, 1943-1946
 
Oversize_Box
11Scrapbook, 1925
 
11Scrapbook, 1948-1950
 
Oversize_Box
12Scrapbook, 1933-1938
 
12Scrapbook, 1941-1943
 
12Typewritten paper on James Edward Oglethorpe
 
12Press Book, 1982-1984
 
12Notebook on Abraham Baldwin, and Charter Day at UGA, March 10, 1944
 
Oversize_Box
13Scrapbook, 1962
 
13Scrapbook, 1934-1938
 
13Scrapbook, 1935-1937
 
Oversize_Box
14Scrapbook, 1941-1943
 
14Scrapbook, 1950-1952
 
14Scrapbook, 1954-1956