Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records

Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Daughters of the American Colonists. Georgia Society.
Title: Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records
Dates: 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 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

Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Minutes (administrative records)
Patriotic societies--Georgia.
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 note

Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records, ms2140, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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, 1958 February
12National Society DAC Yearbooks - various years, 1929-1985
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
21 The Beautiful Life and Illustrious Reign of Queen Victoria by Rev. John Rusk, 1901
2DAC Colonial and Genealogical Records, 1950-1952
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), 1936 June 10
13National DAC (Georgia) Assembly Programs, 1938-1946
14Calliing Card of Mrs. Robert Gilchrist Hunt (in envelope)
15Correspondence from Alexander Stephens & miscellaneous note, 1858
31DAC Yearbook, 1921-1984
2Report of State Treasurer, Membership Lists, and Regents Reports, 1930-1939
3Report of Mrs Howard H. McCall, State Regent; Annual Report of Chairman, for Heraldry & Coats of Arms; Report on Memorials and Historic Spots, 1930-1939
4Sixth State Assembly; Report of the Credentials Committeee; Executive Board Meeting minutes, 1940-1949
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)
51Register - Georgia Society - Daughters of the American Colonists
Meeting minutes, 1930-1931
1Miscellaneous papers
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, 1919-1927
71New Members accepted in Washington and sent to State Registrar, 1929
Financial Records, 1930-1934
Financial Records (possibly dues)
Records of the Recording Secretary, 1927-1930
Records, 1941-1943
Minutes of the First State Assembly, 1935 March 5
OS BoxItem
81Charter of Mary Jones Bullock chapter of Children of American Colonists, 1969
2Centennial souvenir edition of Griffin Daily News
3Reproduction of 1761 Map of North America
4-6Framed coats of arms of the Hill, Parkhurst and Alden families
OS Box
9Scrapbook, 1934-1939
Scrapbook, 1942-1943
OS Box
10Scrapbook, 1943-1946
OS Box
11Scrapbook, 1925
Scrapbook, 1948-1950
OS Box
12Scrapbook, 1933-1938
Scrapbook, 1941-1943
Typewritten paper on James Edward Oglethorpe
Press Book, 1982-1984
Notebook on Abraham Baldwin, and Charter Day at UGA, 1944 March 10
OS Box
13Scrapbook, 1962
Scrapbook, 1934-1938
Scrapbook, 1935-1937
OS Box
14Scrapbook, 1941-1943
Scrapbook, 1950-1952
Scrapbook, 1954-1956