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Register of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Stirling Price Chapter (Stockton, Calif.) Records, 1911-
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Scope and Content

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: United Daughters of the Confederacy. Stirling Price Chapter (Stockton, Calif.) Records,
    Date (inclusive): 1911-
    Collection number: Mss206
    Creator:
    Extent: 17 linear ft.
    Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
    Stockton, CA 95211
    Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], United Daughters of the Confederacy. Stirling Price Chapter (Stockton, Calif.) Records, Mss206, Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

    Access Points

    corporate name

    United Daughters of the Confederacy. Sterling Price Chapter (Stockton, Calif.)
    United Daughters of the Confederacy. California Division

    subject

    Confederate States of America -History -Societies, etc.
    Women -California -Societies and clubs
    Women -California -Stockton -Societies and clubs

    Biography

    The United Daughters of the Confederacy was founded in 1894. Its membership consists of women descendants of Confederate veterans and supporters of the Confederacy organized into over 1000 local chapters. The UDC's objectives are historical, educational and patriotic. The Sterling Price Chapter (Stockton, Calif.) was chartered April 27, 1911.

    Scope and Content

    The UDC Sterling Price Chapter Records are organized in eight series, as follows: Series I-Minute Books (1911-1984); Series II-Membership Reports, Records and Applications (1912-1997), including genealogical and biographical information; Series III-Financial Records (1932-1979); Series IV-State Division Correspondence & Misc. Writings(1937-1994); published yearbooks of the California Division (1916-1995); Series V-State and Local Histories & Biographies; Series VI-Publications (1916-1997), including State Division Convention Programs (1916-1995), Yearbooks (1916-1996) and "Daughters of the Confederacy Magazine" (1941-1997); Series VII-Scrapbooks & Clippings on Sterling Price Chapt. (1918-1996); and, Series VIII-Ephemera and Memorabilia (1911-). Additions to the collection are anticipated.