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Record Group Number: 900000
Series/Collection Number: M89- 26
Creator: United Daughters of the Confederacy. Florida Division.
Title, Dates: Scrapbooks, 1930-1986.
Amount: 8.00 v.
Medium Included: photographs
Organization/Arrangement: Chronological.
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Biographical/Historical:     The Florida Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy has its origins in Jacksonville, where its first Florida chapter was chartered on November 7, 1895. In January 1897 this chapter was named the Martha Reid Chapter No. 19 in honor of Mrs. Mary Martha Reid, the matron of Florida Hospital, a Civil War hospital established in Richmond.  In order for Florida to form a Division, three more chapters were needed.  By July 14, 1897, five chapters had been chartered, and the First Annual Convention of the Florida Division U.D.C. was held in Jacksonville.
Summary:     The collection contains scrapbooks of the Florida Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy from 1930 to 1986.  The series is incomplete; there are several gaps.  The scrapbooks only cover the years of 1930-1937, 1972-1974, 1976-1977, and 1983-1986. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, photographs, and memorabilia detailing the activities of the Florida Division.
Finding Aids: Volume listing available.
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Subject Access Fields: Patriotic societies Florida
Women Societies and clubs Florida
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