John Cunningham Postell application form
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John Cunningham Postell application form

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Postell, John Cunningham, 1854-1919.
Title: John Cunningham Postell application form
Dates: 1901
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0628

Biographical/Historical Note

John Cunningham Postell (1854-1919) was born in Savannah, Georgia, the son of John Postell. He worked in the commission merchant firm of Muir & Duckworth before entering the real estate business.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of John Cunningham Postell's membership application for the Sons of the Revolution. The application, dated 1901, contains genealogical information.

Index Terms

Application forms.
Genealogies (histories)
Postell, John Cunningham, 1854-1919.
Sons of the Revolution.
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], John Cunningham Postell application form, MS 628, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

Item 1: Application of John Cunningham Postell for membership in the Sons of the Revolution. Savannah, 1901 January 31 ( 3.0 p. )
Contains genealogical information.