United States Daughters of 1812
The United States Daughters of 1812 (est.1892) is an American "volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving and increasing knowledge of the history of the American people." In its early years the group served "fraternal interests [of] women whose lineal ancestors served in the civil government, the army or the navy of the United States" between 1784 and 1815. It has a national headquarters in Washington, D.C., and also state chapters.
Its National Headquarters building, the United States Daughters of 1812, National Headquarters, is a historic building that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
- National Society of the U.S.D. of 1812. About us. Retrieved 2011-11-10
- American almanac, year-book, cyclopaedia and atlas, 1903, 2nd ed.
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- New York Public Library. New York World's Fair 1939-1940 records. Photo of delegates from the U.S.D of 1812 at the NY World's Fair, 1939-1940
USD of 1812 and Florence Harding, 1921 (Library of Congress)
USD of 1812 and Calvin Coolidge, 1927 (Library of Congress)
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