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

Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Societies, etc.
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

Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records, MS 2140. 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, 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
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
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
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 December 6 to 1927 June 1
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
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
9Scrapbook, 1934-1939
9Scrapbook, 1942-1943
10Scrapbook, 1943-1946
11Scrapbook, 1925
11Scrapbook, 1948-1950
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
13Scrapbook, 1962
13Scrapbook, 1934-1938
13Scrapbook, 1935-1937
14Scrapbook, 1941-1943
14Scrapbook, 1950-1952
14Scrapbook, 1954-1956