Robert Patrick Daily certificate and statutes of the Order of Regenerated Poland
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Robert Patrick Daily certificate and statutes of the Order of Regenerated Poland

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Poland.
Title: Robert Patrick Daily certificate and statutes of the Order of Regenerated Poland
Dates: 1932 March 8
Extent: 0.1 cubic feet (1 folder, 1 oversize folder)
Identification: MS 2217

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Patrick Daily (1882-1951) was a life-long resident of Savannah, Georgia. He was a local historian and retired grocer. He compiled many articles on Savannah history, including one on the Polish flag of the period of General Casimir Pulaski. This article won him nationwide recognition and a medal from the Republic of Poland. It was published in The Georgia Historical Quarterly, Vol. XIV, p. 303-323 (December 1930) under the title, "Finding the Lost Flag of Poland."


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a certificate confirming the rank of Cavalier of the Order of Regenerated Poland to Robert Patrick Daily along with the statutes of the Order of Regenerated Poland. The certificate is dated March 8, 1932 and the guidelines were adopted in December 1921. The original certificates and statutes are written in Polish but there are also English transcriptions of these documents.


Index Terms

Certificates.
Daily, Robert Patrick, 1882-1951.
Poland--History--1918-1945.
Poland.
Statutes.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Robert Patrick Daily certificate and the statutes of the Order of Regenerated Poland, MS 2217, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Stephen Bohlin-Davis, 1985.


Restrictions

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.


Published Descriptions

Robert Patrick Daily, "Finding the Lost Flag of Poland," Georgia Historical Quarterly 14, (December 1930): 303-323.


Sponsorship

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

Container List

 

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1Statues of the Order of Regenerated Poland, December 1921
This folder contains Statues of the Order of Regenerated Poland, English transcriptions of both the statutes and the certificate.
 

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2Certificate confirming the Rank of Cavalier of the Order of Regenerated Poland to Robert Patrick Daily, 1932 March 8
This folder contains a certificate confirming the Rank of Cavalier of the Order of Regenerated Poland to Robert Patrick Daily.