Alice Doster papers

Alice Doster papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
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)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of Alice Doster from 1950-1970. The papers include 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. AMVET scrapbooks cover the years of 1952-1953, 1956-1959 and for the American Legion Classic City Post 185 from 1959-1960.
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.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


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--Georgia.
Patriotic societies--Georgia.
Photographs.
Scrapbooks.
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--Georgia.

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

Alice Doster papers. MS 2910. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence, 1940,1955-1957
 
2Correspondence, 1958
 
3Correspondence, 1959
 
4Correspondence, 1960-1961
 
5Correspondence, 1962-1963
 
BoxFolder
21Correspondence, 1964
 
2Correspondence, 1965
 
3Correspondence, 1966
 
4Correspondence, 1967, undated
 
5Certificates
 
6Constitution and by-laws
 
7Photographs
 
BoxFolder
31Minutes, 1954-1956
 
2Minutes, 1957
 
3Minutes, 1958
 
4Minutes, 1959
 
5Minutes, 1960-1963
 
6Minutes, 1964-1965
 
7Minutes, 1966-1967
 
BoxFolder
41American Veterans (AMVETS), 1954-1956
 
2AMVETS, 1957
 
3AMVETS, 1958
 
4AMVETS, 1959
 
5AMVETS, 1960
 
6AMVETS, 1961
 
BoxFolder
51AMVETS, 1962
 
2AMVETS, 1963
 
3AMVETS, 1964
 
4AMVETS, 1965
 
BoxFolder
61AMVETS, 1966
 
2AMVETS, 1967
 
3AMVETS, undated
 
4AMVETS manuals
 
5AMVETS manuals
 
BoxFolder
71AMVETS Convention Material, 1956
 
2AMVETS Convention Material, 1957
 
3AMVETS Convention Material, 1958
 
4AMVETS Convention Material, 1959
 
5AMVETS Convention Material, 1960
 
6AMVETS Convention Material, 1961
 
BoxFolder
81AMVETS Convention Material, 1962
 
2AMVETS Convention Material, 1963
 
3AMVETS Convention Material, 1964
 
4AMVETS Convention Material, 1965
 
5AMVETS Convention Material, 1966
 
6AMVETS Convention Material, 1967
 
BoxItem
93Convention Programs, 1959-1960
 
4Convention Programs, 1961
 
5Convention Programs, 1962-1963
 
6Convention Programs, 1964-1965
 
7Convention Programs, 1966
 
8Convention Programs, 1967-1968
 
BoxItem
101Scrapbook: Department of Georgia History, 1951-1957
 
2Scrapbook Classic City Unit No. 185 American Legion Auxilary Department of Georgia, 1959-1960
 
BoxItem
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)
 
BoxFolder
121"American Legion" Magazine
 
2Civil Defense
 
3Clippings
 
4Georgia Flags
 
5"Gone With the Wind" cookbook
 
6"The National AMVET"
 
7"The National Bulletin..."
 
8"National News"
 
BoxFolder
131"Rome + Floyd County Amvet News"
 
2"Stars and Stripes"
 
3"Veteran's Bulletin"
 
4"V.F.W." magazine
 
5misc. printed
 
6misc. printed
 
BoxArtifact
141Artifacts