Alice Doster papers

Alice Doster papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Doster, Alice, 1917-1994
Title: Alice Doster papers
Dates: 1950-1970
Quantity: 7.8 Linear feet 12 document boxes, 1 carton, 1 oversized box
Coll. Number: ms2910

Biographical/Historical Note

Alice Gertrude Ashley Doster was Clarke County, Georgia participant in various patriotic organizations at the local, state, and national level. Doster's participated in auxiliaries of the American Veterans of World War II and Korea (AMVETS), Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the American Legion in Clarke County, Georgia as well as state and national organizations. She was born in 1917 and died in 1994.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, administrative records, and convention materials relating to Doster's participation in auxiliaries of the American Veterans of World War II and Korea (AMVETS), Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the American Legion in Clarke County, Georgia as well as state and national organizations.

Index Terms

American Legion. Auxillary. Dept. of Georgia.
American Veterans of World War II and Korea. Ladies Auxiliary.
Clarke County (Ga.)
Korean War, 1950-1953--Veterans.
Patriotic societies--Georgia.
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Ladies Auxiliary. Dept. of Georgia.
Veterans--Georgia--Societies, etc.
Women--Georgia--Societies and clubs.
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans.

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

Alice Doster papers, ms2910, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1940,1955-1957
2Correspondence, 1958
3Correspondence, 1959
4Correspondence, 1960-1961
5Correspondence, 1962-1963
21Correspondence, 1964
2Correspondence, 1965
3Correspondence, 1966
4Correspondence, 1967
6Constitution and by-laws
31Minutes, 1954-1956
2Minutes, 1957
3Minutes, 1958
4Minutes, 1959
5Minutes, 1960-1963
6Minutes, 1964-1965
7Minutes, 1966-1967
41American Veterans (AMVETS), 1954-1956
2AMVETS, 1957
3AMVETS, 1958
4AMVETS, 1959
5AMVETS, 1960
6AMVETS, 1961
51AMVETS, 1962
2AMVETS, 1963
3AMVETS, 1964
4AMVETS, 1965
61AMVETS, 1966
2AMVETS, 1967
4AMVETS manuals
5AMVETS manuals
71AMVETS Convention Material, 1956
2AMVETS Convention Material, 1957
3AMVETS Convention Material, 1958
4AMVETS Convention Material, 1959
5AMVETS Convention Material, 1960
6AMVETS Convention Material, 1961
81AMVETS Convention Material, 1962
2AMVETS Convention Material, 1963
3AMVETS Convention Material, 1964
4AMVETS Convention Material, 1965
5AMVETS Convention Material, 1966
6AMVETS Convention Material, 1967
93Convention Programs, 1959-1960
4Convention Programs, 1961
5Convention Programs, 1962-1963
6Convention Programs, 1964-1965
7Convention Programs, 1966
8Convention Programs, 1967-1968
101Scrapbook: Department of Georgia History, 1951-1957
2Scrapbook Classic City Unit No. 185 American Legion Auxilary Department of Georgia, 1959-1960
111Scrapbook: AMVETS Auxillary Department of Georgia History, 1958-1959
2Scrapbook: AMVETS Auxillary Post-10 Athens, Georgia, 1956-1957
3Ladies Auxiliary Veterans of Foreign Wars Flag
4Marker: Ladies Auxiliary V.F.W
5oversize photographs (9)
121"American Legion" Magazine
2Civil Defense
4Georgia Flags
5"Gone With the Wind" cookbook
6"The National AMVET"
7"The National Bulletin..."
8"National News"
131"Rome + Floyd County Amvet News"
2"Stars and Stripes"
3"Veteran's Bulletin"
4"V.F.W." magazine
5-6miscellaneous printed material