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CivO. Civic Organizations

 Topic Guide
Identifier: CivO
This classification groups collections on the topic of civic organizations.

Found in 184 Collections and/or Records:

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), Catharine Greene Chapter Records (MS-684)

Identifier: MS-684

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Catharine Greene Chapter, was founded at Xenia, Ohio, in 1894. The records document the history and activities of the chapter, including meeting minutes, membership records, financial information, yearbooks, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, programs, photographs, and genealogical information.

Dates: 1893-2019

National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Jonathan Dayton Chapter Collection

Identifier: MS-244

This chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is named for Jonathon Dayton, the youngest person to sign the U.S. Constitution. The Jonathon Dayton Chapter of the DAR was organized on Feb. 18, 1896 and chartered Apr. 8, 1896. The collection contains scrapbooks outlining the history and activities of the Dayton, Ohio Chapter and includes clippings, photographs, programs, local histories, and genealogies.

Dates: 1927-2002

Native Plant Society of the Miami Valley Records (MS-589)

Identifier: MS-589
Abstract In June 1986, the Native Plant Society of the Miami Valley (NPSMV) was created for the purpose of promoting and preserving native plants and their habitats through education, sponsorship, and cooperation. The not-for-profit society was organized exclusively for scientific purposes. NPSMV was a local chapter of the Native Plant Society of Ohio, and membership was open to all those interested in the purpose and goals of the organization. The NPSMV Records include administrative and...
Dates: 1986-2007

Oakwood Rotary Club Records

Identifier: MS-475

The Oakwood Rotary Club was founded on August 27, 1980. The records in this collection comprise administrative files such as meeting minutes, handbooks, club rosters, and correspondence, as well as newsletters spanning the history of the club from its inception in 1980 to 2012.

Dates: 1980-2012

ODOT Historic American Engineering Record (SC-201)

Identifier: SC-201
Scope and Contents

Study made as part of the Historic American Engineering Record concerning the bridge over the Stillwater River, Richland Township, Darke County, Ohio.

This study was made at the request of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) as part of the Historic American Engineering Record. The report includes 7 photographs of bridges of which the report has the captions.

Dates: 2001 Nov

Ohio Climbers' Association Records (MS-691)

Identifier: MS-691

Records of former Ohio climbing advocacy group, including minutes, newsletters, financials, correspondence, newspaper clippings, directories, maps, itineraries, at least 1 photo, floppy disk, and super8 film.

Dates: 1967 - 2004

Ohio Federation of Republican Women Records

Identifier: MS-549

The Ohio Federation of Republican Women (OFRW), founded in 1929, is the smaller, state representation of the larger National Federation of Republican Women (NFRW). Today OFRW is a volunteer based organization which seeks to support and cultivate Republican women of all ages in the state of Ohio. This collection contains the organization’s meeting minutes, member lists, correspondence, reports, fundraising materials, programs, photographs, awards, newsletters, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1931-2014; Majority of material found within Bulk 1990-2009

Ohio Masonic Home Materials (SC-289)

Identifier: SC-289

This small collection consists of five printed items from the Ohio Masonic Home.

Dates: 1943-1986; Majority of material found within 1943-1944

Ohio Society Sons of the American Revolution Collection (OSSAR) (MS-272)

Identifier: MS-272

The purpose of the Sons of the American Revolution is “to perpetuate the memory of those who, by their services or sacrifices during the war of the American Revolution, achieved the independence of the American People.” This collection contains records pertaining to the Ohio Society chapter, including applications for membership, yearbooks, meeting minutes, financial reports, membership indexes, photographs, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1889-2019

Ohio Valley Chromatography Symposium Records

Identifier: MS-551
Abstract The Gas Chromatography Discussion Group of Dayton, Ohio was established in 1961. Monthly discussions were held until it became too frequent, so in 1968 the group organized their first annual workshop. The three day symposiums provided an informal setting to discuss chromatography with speakers from different areas. They changed their name to the Ohio Valley Chromatography Symposium in 1974 to include a broader geographic area. This collection contains the administrative records of the...
Dates: 1965-1998; Majority of material found within Bulk 1980-1989