Creator

Date Original

1898 February 26

Description

This collection consists of one certificate for election of Mrs. Francis Harrow Hanger as Arkansas regent for the Daughters of the American Revolution, dated February 26, 1898.

Biographical/Historical Note

The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) is a lineage-based membership organization of women. It was founded on October 11, 1890, in Washington D.C. and was incorporated by a Congressional charter in 1896. Their objectives are historic preservation, education, and patriotism. In December of 1893, the first Arkansas chapter was founded in Little Rock. The organization has expanded to about 47 chapters today. The first state conference was held in 1909 and is still being held yearly. Mrs. Francis Harrow Hanger (1856-1945) was a clubwoman, writer, and civic volunteer active in many aspects of cultural and public life of Little Rock from the 1870s until her death in 1945.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one certificate for election of Mrs. Francis Harrow Hanger as Arkansas regent for the Daughters of the American Revolution, dated February 26, 1898.

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.088.027

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Daughters of the American Revolution certificate for Mrs. Francis Hanger, SMC.088.027

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Daughters of the American Revolution certificate for Mrs. Francis Hanger, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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