United Daughters of the Confederacy-Emma Samson Chapter #449

California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
800 N State College Blvd.
3rd Floor, Library South, PLS-352
Fullerton, California 92834-4150
(657) 278-3444
http://www.library.fullerton.edu/
2014


Descriptive Summary

Title: United Daughters of the Confederacy-Emma Samson Chapter #449
Dates: 1859-1982
Collection Number: SC.86
Creator/Collector: United Daughters of the Confederacy
Extent: 11 boxes (12 linear ft)
Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
Fullerton, California 92834-4150
Abstract: The United Daughters of the Confederacy--Emma Samson Chapter #449 was based in Santa Ana California.
Language of Material: English

Access

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

United Daughters of the Confederacy-Emma Samson Chapter #449. California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

Acquisition Information

The collection was donated by Miss Virginia Carpenter, a member of the chapter and a librarian in Placentia California for many years.

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection includes papers, documents, photographs, periodicals and memorabilia pertaining to the activities of this Orange County chapter of the national organization whose members are direct descendants of Confederate soldiers. The Santa Ana chapter became inactive in the late 1960s-early 1970s.