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Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter records

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Topical files

Scrapbooks

Records, correspondence, and other documents



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Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter records, 1926-2000 | University of Miami Special Collections

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Collection Overview

Title: Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter records, 1926-2000Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1926-2000

ID: ASM0325

Creator: Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.)

Extent: 11.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter Records are divided into three series: I. Topical Files, II. Scrapbooks, and III. Records, Correspondence, and Other Documents.

Formats/Genres: Awards, Brochures, Certificates, Clippings, Documents, Financial statements, Letters, Minutes, News bulletins, Newspapers, Periodicals, Photographs, Receipts (financial records), Scrapbooks, Typescripts, Yearbooks

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter Records consists of scrapbooks, correspondence, photographs, clippings, awards, certificates, yearbooks, periodicals, and other documents pertaining to the chapter, ranging from 1926 to 2000. The scrapbooks document the affairs and activities of the chapter primarily by means of photographs and clippings, but often a contextual or historical narrative is added as well. A few materials, largely yearbooks of other chapters or conference proceedings, not specifically from the Coral Gables chapter are also included.

Biographical Note

The Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) is a lineage-based membership organization of women dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education, and patriotism. D.A.R. chapters are involved in raising funds for local scholarships and educational awards, preserving historical properties and artifacts and promoting patriotism within their communities.

Subject/Index Terms

Coral Gables (Fla.) - History
Daughters of the American Revolution - History
Daughters of the American Revolution. Florida.
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Societies, etc.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research, but is kept in an off campus storage facility. Please allow up to 72 hours for delivery of requested materials.

Use Restrictions: Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter Records Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

Preferred Citation: Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter Records, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida


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Series 3: Records, correspondence, and other documentsAdd to your cart.
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Includes correspondence, records, and financial documents.
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Includes receipt books, yearbooks of other Florida DAR chapters,  Sons of the American Revolution Miami Chapter yearbooks, and DAR conference proceedings for the state and national level.

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