TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Container List

Records 1892-1968

RG 111, International Order of the King’s Daughters and Sons, Connecticut Branch

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2008 by the Connecticut State Library



Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: International Order of the King’s Daughters and Sons. Connecticut Branch
Title: International Order of the King’s Daughters and Sons, Connecticut Branch records
Dates: 1892-1968
Quantity: 2.5 cubic feet
Abstract: The International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons was an “international, interdenominational, inter-racial [sic] organization for development of spiritual life and stimulation of Christian activities,” the Connecticut Branch is composed of a number of local “circles” which met periodically.
Identification: RG111
Accession: T001447
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons was an “international, interdenominational, inter-racial [sic] organization for development of spiritual life and stimulation of Christian activities,” the Connecticut Branch is composed of a number of local “circles” which met periodically. These circles conducted various social services including visiting the homebound and aged, reading to the blind, and fundraising for the needy. The organization also supervised various youth groups who engaged in similar social activities.

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Scope and Content

The records include meeting minutes, membership rolls, scrapbooks, financial records, reports, and correspondence.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

None.

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Index Terms

Organizations:

International Order of the King’s Daughters and Sons. Connecticut Branch

Subjects:

International Order of the King’s Daughters and Sons. Connecticut Branch -- Records and correspondence

Document Types:

Correspondence
Financial records
Minutes
Reports
Scrapbooks

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Container List

Records, 1892-1968
Box
1. Connecticut Branch
Executive Board minutes, 1896-1951, 4 volumes 1
1896 February 11-1909 October 14, 1 volume
1910 January 28-1925 January 1, 1 volume
1925 January 23-1934 May 22, 1 volume
1934 October 16-1951 September 18, 1 volume
Annual conventions (state) minutes, 1895-1950, 4 volumes
1895 November 20-1911 October 12, 1 volume
1911 October 12-1927 November 2, 1 volume
1928 November 7-1936 October 7, 1 volume
1937 November 3-1950 October 17, 1 volume
State Convention rolls, 1929-1942, 1 volume
Financial and membership statistics, circa 1939-1942, 1 volume
Scrapbooks, 1911-1928, 2 volumes
1911 September-1925 January, 1 volume
1925 January-1928 January, 1 volume
State and local officers, 1921-1934, 1 volume
Credentials committee reports, 1915-1928, 2 volumes
1915-1922, 1 volume
1923-1928, 1 volume
Recording Secretary's report, 1908-1927, 1 volume
Treasurer's reports, receipts, 1912-1950 2
Connecticut Branch annual reports, 1928-1946
Annual reports of circles and dues, 1942-1947
State and County President's reports, 1941-1950
Correspondence and Greetings at National Convention, 1935-1936
Convention reports, 1935-1941, 1944
Recording Secretary's report, 1928-1934
2. Every Day Charity Circle, Wolcott, Conn., 1896-1955 3
3. Cheerful Workers Circle, 1892-1904 4
Record book, 1892-1904, 1 volume
4. Norwich City Union, 1906-1968
Treasurer's book, 1906 March 8-1968 January 2, 1 volume
Secretary's book, 1918 April-1967 December, 1 volume