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Guide to the Daughters of the Cincinnati Records
1894-1998
 MS 3031

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Series II: Organizational Records, 1894-1995

Scope and Contents Note

This series includes general organizational records such the application for incorporation, the constitution and by-laws, requirements for membership, histories, registrar book and member lists, scholarship record books, correspondence, and material related to the 1979 book A Salute to Courage. It also includes financial records such as bequests to the organization, deeds and mortgages, and insurance policies.

Subseries II.A. General organizational records, 1894-1995

Scope and Contents Note

This subseries includes general organizational records such the application for incorporation, the constitution and by-laws, requirements for membership, histories, registrar book and member lists, scholarship record books, correspondence, and material related to the 1979 book A Salute to Courage.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 9 Folder : 1 Application for incorporation
1894
Box: 9 Folder : 2 Constitution and By-laws
1901
Box: 9 Folder : 3 Constitution and By-laws
1925, 1932
Box: 9 Folder : 4 Constitution and By-laws
1942,1948,1949
Box: 9 Folder : 5 Constitution and By-laws
1956,1964
Box: 9 Folder : 6 Constitution and By-laws
1970
Box: 9 Folder : 7 Constitution and By-laws
1981
Box: 9 Folder : 8 Constitution and By-laws, proposed revisions
undated
Box: 9 Folder : 9 Constitution and By-laws, proposed revisions
1921-1977
Box: 9 Folder : 10 Constitution and By-laws, proposed revisions
1979-1988
Box: 10 Folder : 1 Correspondence
1895-1925
Box: 10 Folder : 2 Correspondence
1938-1994
Box: 10 Folder : 3 Histories
ca. 1920-1980
Box: 10 Folder : 4 Member lists
1905-1995
Box: 10 Folder : 5 Officer duties
1979-1981
Box: 10 Folder : 6 Qualifications for membership
1946-1980
Box: 22 Volume : 11 Registrar record book
1895-1981
Box: 23 Volume : 12 Scholarship record book - General Robert Anderson scholarship
1923-1956
Box: 23 Volume : 13 Scholarship record book - John Chester scholarship
1926-1955
Box: 23 Volume : 14 Scholarship record book - George Washington and Thomas Jefferson scholarships
1925-1935
Box: 10 Folder : 7 Material related to the book A Salute to Courage.
1979
Box: 10 Folder : 8 Material related to the Society of the Cincinnati
1977
Box: 10 Folder : 9 Material related to the Conference of Patriotic and Historical Societies
1958

Subseries II.B. Financial records, 1924-1989

Scope and Contents Note

This subseries contains financial records such as bequests to the organization, deeds and mortgages, and insurance policies.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 11 Folder : 1 Bequests and wills, general
1952-1981
Box: 11 Folder : 2 Bequests and wills, Jaffray Estate
1949-1951
Box: 11 Folder : 3 Bequests and wills, Starr Estate
1973-1981
Box: 11 Folder : 4 Bequests and wills, Wells Estate
1924-1952
Box: 11 Folder : 5 Deeds and mortgages
1928-1946
Box: 11 Folder : 6 Insurance policies
1973-1974
Box: 11 Folder : 7 Insurance policies
1976
Box: 11 Folder : 8 Insurance policies
1984-1987
Box: 11 Folder : 9 Misc. financial documents
1973-1989

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