Daughters of the American Revolution


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Daughters of the American Revolution

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an organization of women descended from patriots of the period of the War of Independence. Abbreviation: DAR
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The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution established the Community Service Awards in April 1995 as an opportunity for chapters and states to recognize worthy individuals and organizations for outstanding unpaid voluntary achievements in cultural, educational, humanitarian, patriotic, historical, citizenship or environmental endeavors.
Seeing that the sign's readability had decreased over the years, the Monguagon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) began raising funds to restore and beautify the aging marker and site.
15 (1920) A large granite boulder marking the history of the Natchez Trace was erected near Natchez by the Mississippi Division of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) awards scholarships to undergraduate students studying in a variety of fields.
One of these groups, the Woman's Relief Association, arose as an auxiliary of the Grand Army of the Republic (the Union army veterans association), and two others--the Daughters of the American Revolution and the United Daughters of the Confederacy--were formed as hereditary associations which demanded descent from a veteran as necessary for membership.
Highlights of the celebrations included the singing of the American national anthem, the reading of Martin Luther King's The Dream by a Washington School pupil and the raising of the American flag by Patricia Everts of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
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Although Anderson confronted racism everywhere, never was it more apparent than when the Daughters of the American Revolution refused her permission to sing in their Constitution Hall.
Roosevelt's character, was how she immediately resigned from the Daughters of the American Revolution following that group's denial of the use of Constitution Hall to Marian Anderson, the famous black opera star.
"We really don't believe the headquarters for the American Red Cross or the Daughters of the American Revolution, or any of the lobbying firms are really on al Qaeda's hit list," Thomas said.
Vocal opponents included the San Antonio Conservation Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, San Antonio Advertising Club, and San Antonio Real Estate Board.
Other organizations in the city have used library meeting rooms, including an investment club, the Daughters of the American Revolution, a youth soccer league and a writers' club.

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