Creator

Date Original

1911 September 11

Description

This collection consists of one charter for the Little Rock T.J. Churchill Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, dated September 11, 1911.

Biographical/Historical Note

Caroline Meriwether Goodlett and Ann Davenport Raines organized the National Association of the Daughters of the Confederacy on September 10, 1894, in Nashville, Tennessee. A year later the name was changed to the Daughters of the Confederacy. The group incorporated on July 18, 1919, stating that the organizations objectives were historic, benevolent, educational, memorial and patriotic. Arkansas' first chapter was chartered May 7, 1896, the Pat Cleburne Chapter in Hope, Arkansas. It was followed by 18 chapters spread around the state. The Little Rock T.J. Churchill Chapter was chartered on September 11, 1911. It is named after Thomas James Churchill (1824-1905), who was a senior officer of the Confederate States Army and the 13th governor of Arkansas.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one charter for the Little Rock T.J. Churchill Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, dated September 11, 1911.

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.088.028

Resource Type

Text

Collection

United Daughters of the Confederacy charter for Little Rock T.J. Churchill Chapter, SMC.088.028

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

United Daughters of the Confederacy charter for Little Rock T.J. Churchill Chapter, 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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