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South Dakota Daughters of the American Revolution

 Unprocessed — Box: 03376
Identifier: H2004-016

Content Description

This collection contains materials relating to the official business of various South Dakota Chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution. The collection primarily reflects the activities of the Macpherson Chapter (Aberdeen) of the South Dakota DAR with materials dating from 1930 to 2001. Other chapters include the Huron, SD Captain Alexander Tedford Chapter; and the Vermillion, SD Paha Wakon Chapter. The items contained within the collection are: membership books, treasurers records, minutes of meetings, Chaplain’s record book relating to the Macpherson Chapter, information relating to chapter disbandment and mergers, as well as several scrapbooks. The materials within this collection are organized alphabetically by subject, with each subject arranged in chronological order.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • 1930-2001



1 Cubic Feet


Chaplain’s Record Book, Macpherson Chapter, 1930 to 1980 Disbandment - Captain Alexander Tedford Chapter (Huron, SD) Disbandment - Macpherson Chapter (Aberdeen, SD) Disbandment - Oahe Chapter (Pierre, SD) Disbandment - Paha Wakon Chapter, (Vermillion, SD) Macpherson Chapter, Membership Book #1, #88103 to #179449 Macpherson Chapter, Membership Book #2, #206681 to #396649 Macpherson Chapter, Membership Book #3, #396650 to #746787 Merger - Black Hills/Bear Butte Chapters, 1999 Minutes - Macpherson Chapter Minutes - Macpherson Chapter, 1975 to 1982 Minutes - Macpherson Chapter, 1982 to 1989 Minutes - Macpherson Chapter, 19 September 1994 to 20 September 1999 Miscellaneous News Clippings Scrapbook – Macpherson Chapter, 1956 to 1957 Scrapbook – Macpherson Chapter, 1951 to 1956 Scrapbook – Macpherson Chapter, 1958 to 1964 Scrapbook – Macpherson Chapter, circa 1970 Scrapbook – Macpherson Chapter, 1964 to 1971 State Conference – Macpherson Chapter, 1995 Treasurers Book – Macpherson Chapter, 1939 to 1990 Treasurers Book – Oahe Chapter, Pierre, SD, 1966 to 2001