The Resource Sons of Confederate Veterans collection

Sons of Confederate Veterans collection

Label
Sons of Confederate Veterans collection, 1896-1964
Title
Sons of Confederate Veterans collection
Inclusive dates
1896-1964
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection consists of documents pertaining to the Sons of Confederate Veterans Organization (SCV at the local, state and national levels, 1896-1964). The papers include letters from the national and state headquarters, many documents from the Harrisonburg SCV, applications for membership in the Harrisonburg SCV, and documents from other camps in Virginia located outside of Rockingham County
Related
Additional physical form
AVAILABLE ON SC MICROFILM 1487 IN SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. SEE SPECIAL COLLECTIONS LIBRARIAN FOR USE.
Biographical or historical data
The Sons of Confederate Veterans Organization is a national fraternal organization established in 1895[6?] for veterans of the Confederate forces and their sons and grandsons, with chapters around the nation.
Cataloging source
VMC
Label
Sons of Confederate Veterans collection
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/manuscripts/soncovet.aspx
Note
Also known as the SCV collection; the S.C.V. collection; the Sons of Confederate Veterans Organization collection
Arrangement
Series 1. National HQ Documents. Series 2. State HQ Documents. Series 3. D. H. Lee Martz Camp 10, Harrisonburg, Va. Series 4. Applications. Series 5. Camps outside Rockingham County, Va.
Control code
46830815
Cumulative index finding aids
See web link for Finding Aid.
Extent
1 Hollinger box (8 folders)
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections librarian
Ownership
On deposit from the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society.

Library Locations

    • Special Collections Research CenterBorrow it
      Carrier Library Second Floor Room 203, MSC 1704, 880 Madison Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807, US
      38.438299 -78.8741916
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