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Alice Doster papers

Alice Doster papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Alice Doster papers
Creator: Doster, Alice, 1917-1994
Inclusive Dates: 1950-1970
Language(s): English
Extent: 7.8 Linear Feet 12 document boxes, 1 carton, 1 oversized box
Collection Number: ms2910
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Alice Gertrude Ashley Doster was Clarke County, Georgia participant in various patriotic organizations at the local, state, and national level. Doster's participated in auxiliaries of the American Veterans of World War II and Korea (AMVETS), Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the American Legion in Clarke County, Georgia as well as state and national organizations. She was born in 1917 and died in 1994.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, administrative records, and convention materials relating to Doster's participation in auxiliaries of the American Veterans of World War II and Korea (AMVETS), Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the American Legion in Clarke County, Georgia as well as state and national organizations.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alice Doster papers, ms2910, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

American Legion. Auxillary. Dept. of Georgia
American Veterans of World War II and Korea. Ladies Auxiliary
Clarke County (Ga.)
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Veterans.
Patriotic societies -- Georgia.
Veterans -- Georgia -- Societies, etc.
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Ladies Auxiliary. Dept. of Georgia
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1940,1955-1957
12Correspondence, 1958
13Correspondence, 1959
14Correspondence, 1960-1961
15Correspondence, 1962-1963
21Correspondence, 1964
22Correspondence, 1965
23Correspondence, 1966
24Correspondence, 1967
26Constitution and by-laws
31Minutes, 1954-1956
32Minutes, 1957
33Minutes, 1958
34Minutes, 1959
35Minutes, 1960-1963
36Minutes, 1964-1965
37Minutes, 1966-1967
41American Veterans (AMVETS), 1954-1956
42AMVETS, 1957
43AMVETS, 1958
44AMVETS, 1959
45AMVETS, 1960
46AMVETS, 1961
51AMVETS, 1962
52AMVETS, 1963
53AMVETS, 1964
54AMVETS, 1965
61AMVETS, 1966
62AMVETS, 1967
64AMVETS manuals
65AMVETS manuals
71AMVETS Convention Material, 1956
72AMVETS Convention Material, 1957
73AMVETS Convention Material, 1958
74AMVETS Convention Material, 1959
75AMVETS Convention Material, 1960
76AMVETS Convention Material, 1961
81AMVETS Convention Material, 1962
82AMVETS Convention Material, 1963
83AMVETS Convention Material, 1964
84AMVETS Convention Material, 1965
85AMVETS Convention Material, 1966
86AMVETS Convention Material, 1967
93Convention Programs, 1959-1960
94Convention Programs, 1961
95Convention Programs, 1962-1963
96Convention Programs, 1964-1965
97Convention Programs, 1966
98Convention Programs, 1967-1968
101Scrapbook: Department of Georgia History, 1951-1957
102Scrapbook Classic City Unit No. 185 American Legion Auxilary Department of Georgia, 1959-1960
111Scrapbook: AMVETS Auxillary Department of Georgia History, 1958-1959
112Scrapbook: AMVETS Auxillary Post-10 Athens, Georgia, 1956-1957
113Ladies Auxiliary Veterans of Foreign Wars Flag
114Marker: Ladies Auxiliary V.F.W
115oversize photographs (9)
121"American Legion" Magazine
122Civil Defense
124Georgia Flags
125"Gone With the Wind" cookbook
126"The National AMVET"
127"The National Bulletin..."
128"National News"
131"Rome + Floyd County Amvet News"
132"Stars and Stripes"
133"Veteran's Bulletin"
134"V.F.W." magazine
135-6miscellaneous printed material