Name and location of repository
Level of description
Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) Coral Gables Chapter records
- 1926-2000 (Creation)
Name of creator
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.
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
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.
System of 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.
Conditions of access and use elements
Conditions governing access
This collection is open for research.
This collection is kept in an off-campus storage facility. Please contact Special Collections at email@example.com with the boxes you are interested in prior to your visit, and allow up to 1 week for delivery of materials.
Conditions governing reproduction
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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