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Daughters of the American Revolution-John Sevier Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-0020

Scope and Contents

The collection contains the following types of documents: meeting minutes, outgoing correspondence, financial and membership records, project reports, and scrapbooks.


  • 1908-1987


Conditions Governing Access

The paper are open for research.


4.00 Boxes

4.00 Boxes

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The collection is divided into four series: Series 1, Organizational Records, 1908-1972 and undated; Series 2, Activities’ Records, 1918-1979 and undated; Series 3, Publications, 1932-1987 and undated; and Series 4, Miscellaneous Reports, Pamphlets, and Certificates, 1924-86 and undated.

Method of Acquisition

The records of the John Sevier Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, were donated to the Archives of Appalachia in two separate donations. Martha Bradley made the first donation on March 6, 1979 and Mary Poteat made the second donation on September 25, 1989. Archives’ staff completed processing of the original donation in July 1979 and of the second donation in September 1998.

Processing Information

Processing the collection was completed by the archives’ staff in July 1979 and Marie Tedesco in September 1998.

Archives staff and Marie Tedesco
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA