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Records

Label
Records, 1931-1957
Title
Records
Inclusive dates
1931-1957
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Records, 1931-1957, of the American War Mothers, Richmond Chapter, consisting of membership applications, 1931-1957, to the society which contain the name, address, date and place of marriage of the mother and her husband, and information about her son or daughter in the service, such as the name, place of birth, address, name of spouse, date and place of marriage, branch and company, and date and cause of death. Also includes minutes, 1944-1953, of monthly meetings, an inventory of property, 1956-1957, correspondence, 1953-1955, and miscellaneous applications, cards, conference programs, receipts, reports, regulations or rituals, all 1943-1956, a charter for the chapter, 6 May 1931, and flags, one being a flag of the chapter
  • Collection contains one application from Raleigh, North Carolina, dated 28 September 1928
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Revised
Biographical or historical data
The American War Mothers was organized in 1917 and incorporated by Act of Congress on 4 February 1925 for Mothers of sons and daughters who served during World War I or II, the Korean War, or any subsequent war involving the U.S., and were honorably discharged. The Richmond Chapter was charted 6 May 1931.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Records
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi04229.html
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Engard, Milton Sr., Mrs.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000498118
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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