Daughters of the American Revolution, 1926-2002 | East Texas Research Center

Collection Overview

Title: Daughters of the American Revolution, 1926-2002Add to your cart.

ID: B/30

Extent: 12.5 Linear Feet

Subjects: Daughters of the American Revolution. Texas Society -- Records and correspondence, Genealogy -- Societies, etc., Women -- Societies and clubs

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This historical collection includes diaries, correspondence, legal papers, military papers, financial papers, advertisements, almanacs, catalogs, genealogy, and land grants, some of which are signed by Texas and United States presidents and Texas governors. Subjects covered include the Revolutionary War, Civil War, World War I, World War II, education, women's clubs, churches, social events, Texas and World fairs, and other exhibitions.

The dates of the historical collection range from 1660 to 1975. Also included in the collection are records of the Nacogdoches Chapter, beginning with its organization in 1926. These records consist of minutes of meetings, correspondence, yearbooks, reports, membership lists, project materials, pamphlets and clippings.

In addition to these records, the Nacogdoches Chapter of the DAR has contributed a number of book and microfilm gifts to Special Collections throughout the years

Collection Historical Note

The Nacogdoches Chapter of the Texas Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution was organized in 1926 by Mrs. Mabel Lott Barham. Since then, the chapter has been involved in numerous projects relating to conservation, education, patriotism, and historic restoration. In 1936 the chapter assisted in a dedication of the Old Stone Fort, an authentic replica located at Stephen F. Austin State University. In the 1960's microfilm records were placed in the East Texas Research Center. The DAR continues to actively donate material to the East Texas Research Center. (Texas Society Daughters of American Revolution. History of the Texas Society National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Commemorating the Bi-Centennial era in Texas 1929-1974.[Midland, Texas]:Texas Society Daughters of American Revolution, 1975.)

Subject/Index Terms

Daughters of the American Revolution. Texas Society -- Records and correspondence
Genealogy -- Societies, etc.
Women -- Societies and clubs


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 2: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 3: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 4: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 5: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 6: Texas Documents],
[Box 7: Land Documents],
[Box 8: Civil War, Money, Miscellaneous Non-Texas and Texas Items],
[Box 9: Family Papers],
[Box 10: Family Papers],
[Box 11: Bilsing Family Papers],
[Box 12: Whiteselle-Huey Family Papers],
[Box 13: Whiteselle-Huey Family Papers],
[Box 14: Churches, Cities, Clubs, Educational Institutions ],
[Box 15: Educational Institutions and World War I],
[Box 16: World War II],
[Box 17: World War II, Almanacs, Catalogs],
[Box 18: Catalogs],
[Box 19: Exhibition Catalogs and Guides],
[Box 20: Miscellaneous],
[Box 21: Miscellaneous Family Papers],
[Box 22: Miscellaneous Personal Papers],
[Box 23: Miscellaneous, Oversize],
[Box 24],
[Box 25: Minutes of meetings],
[Box 26: Minutes of meetings],
[Scrapbook 1: 1973-1976],
[Scrapbook 2: 1979-1980],
[Scrapbook 3: 1980-1981],
[Scrapbook 4: 1981-1982],
[Scrapbook 5: 1982-1985],
[Scrapbook 6: 1982-1988],
[Scrapbook 7: 1979-1982],
[Scrapbook 8: 1988-1991],
[Scrapbook 9: 1991-1994],
[Volume 1: DAR, Texas Society. Proceedings of the Annual State Conference, 1905, 1907, 1916, 1919, 1921-1922, 1924-1927, 1929-1965, 1982-1987],
[Volume 2: DAR, Texas Society. Directory, 1938, 1940, 1946, 1948, 1951, 1956, 1959, 1962, 1965],
[All]

Box 7: Land DocumentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Texas land grant signed by Gov. Albert C. Horton, Handwritten on printed form. 1 item, 1846Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Texas land grant signed by Gov. George T. Wood, Handwritten on printed form. 1 item, 1849Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Texas land grant signed by Gov. E. M. Pease,  Handwritten on printed form. 1 item, 1856Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Texas land grant signed by Gov. E. M. Pease, Handwritten on printed form. 1 item, 1868Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Texas land grant signed by Gov. E. M. Pease, Handwritten on printed form. 1 item, 1873Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Texas land grants signed by the Pres. of Republic of Texas Anson Jones, Photostat. 2 items, 1846Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Texas land grants signed by Governors,  Photostat. 8 items, 1848-1903Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Angelina County, TX. Field notes, Handwritten, typescript, printed form. 3 items, 1874-1875; 1901Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Aransas County, TX. Land deed, Handwritten on printed form. 1 item, 1891Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Bastrop County, TX. Land deed, Handwritten. 1 item, 1839Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Hardin County, TX. Field notes, Handwritten, printed form. 1 item, 1906Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Harris County, TX. Land contract, J. H. Kirby, Typescript, carbon. 3 items, 1898; 1912Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Liberty County, TX. Land matters, Carbon, handwritten. 1 item, 1906Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Nacogdoches County, TX. Abstract of title of part of Jose Luis de la Bega Grant, Typescript. 1 item, 1919Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Nacogdoches County, TX. Land title translation [title of Sally Glenn, 1834], Handwritten. 1 item, ca. 1900Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Nacogdoches County, TX. Land title translation [title of Robert Lucas, 1835], Handwritten, printed form. 1 item, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Nacogdoches County, TX. Land title translation [title of D. S. D. Moore, 1835], Handwritten, printed form, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Nacogdoches County, TX. Land title, true copy [title of Manuel de los Santos Coy, 1827], Handwritten, typescript. 2 items, 1840Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Nacogdoches County, TX. Land title translation [title of Martin White, 1834], Typescript, handwritten on printed form. 1 item, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 20: San Augustine County, TX. Land deed, Photostat. 1 item, 1838Add to your cart.
Folder 21: San Augustine County and Nacogdoches County, TX. Land title translation [title of John Haley, 1834], Handwritten, printed form. 1 item, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Arkansas. Land correspondence, postmaster appointment, letter, treasury warrant, Handwritten, printed. 4 items, 1824-189Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Indiana. Land deed and quit-claim of Elizabeth Gritton, Handwritten on printed form. 2 items, 1883-1886Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Massachusetts. Document concerning land in Maine, 1 item, 1795-1801Add to your cart.
1944. Typescript
Folder 25: North Carolina. Land matters: indentures, 1761, 1812; deed, 1812 [certified copies 1848, 1883]. Handwritten, photostat. 3 itemsAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Virginia. Land grants, Handwritten on printed form. 2 items, 1858, 1869Add to your cart.

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 2: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 3: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 4: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 5: Nacogdoches Chapter Records],
[Box 6: Texas Documents],
[Box 7: Land Documents],
[Box 8: Civil War, Money, Miscellaneous Non-Texas and Texas Items],
[Box 9: Family Papers],
[Box 10: Family Papers],
[Box 11: Bilsing Family Papers],
[Box 12: Whiteselle-Huey Family Papers],
[Box 13: Whiteselle-Huey Family Papers],
[Box 14: Churches, Cities, Clubs, Educational Institutions ],
[Box 15: Educational Institutions and World War I],
[Box 16: World War II],
[Box 17: World War II, Almanacs, Catalogs],
[Box 18: Catalogs],
[Box 19: Exhibition Catalogs and Guides],
[Box 20: Miscellaneous],
[Box 21: Miscellaneous Family Papers],
[Box 22: Miscellaneous Personal Papers],
[Box 23: Miscellaneous, Oversize],
[Box 24],
[Box 25: Minutes of meetings],
[Box 26: Minutes of meetings],
[Scrapbook 1: 1973-1976],
[Scrapbook 2: 1979-1980],
[Scrapbook 3: 1980-1981],
[Scrapbook 4: 1981-1982],
[Scrapbook 5: 1982-1985],
[Scrapbook 6: 1982-1988],
[Scrapbook 7: 1979-1982],
[Scrapbook 8: 1988-1991],
[Scrapbook 9: 1991-1994],
[Volume 1: DAR, Texas Society. Proceedings of the Annual State Conference, 1905, 1907, 1916, 1919, 1921-1922, 1924-1927, 1929-1965, 1982-1987],
[Volume 2: DAR, Texas Society. Directory, 1938, 1940, 1946, 1948, 1951, 1956, 1959, 1962, 1965],
[All]

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