Veterans' Council of Chatham County minutes
New Search | Return to Search Results | View/Save/Print PDF

Veterans' Council of Chatham County minutes

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Title: Veterans' Council of Chatham County minutes
Dates: 1934-1938
Extent: 0.13 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0822

Biographical/Historical Note

The Veterans' Council of Chatham County is an organization of representatives from various veterans' organizations (e.g. American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, etc.) who administer projects common to all the organizations. These projects include, but are not limited to entertainment, bonus bill, politics, memorials, and they name the Veteran of the Year. Prior to 1955, the organization was named the Veterans' Council of Administration.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of meeting minutes from the years 1934-1938 of the Veterans' Council of Administration (currently named the Veterans Council of Chatham County). The minutes are primarily typed on loose leaf note paper and are organized chronologically.

Index Terms

American Legion.
Minute books.
Soldiers--Georgia--Chatham County.
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Veterans' Council of Chatham County minutes, MS 822, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Hermann W. Coolidge, 1959.


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: Minutes of the Veterans' Council of Administration, 1934 March 20-1938 December 5
Unbound; taken from a loose leaf notebook, arranged chronologically.