The Resource Department of Indiana, United Spanish War Veterans, Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78 record book

Department of Indiana, United Spanish War Veterans, Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78 record book

Label
Department of Indiana, United Spanish War Veterans, Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78 record book, 1924-1966
Title
Department of Indiana, United Spanish War Veterans, Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78 record book
Inclusive dates
1924-1966
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes the record book of the Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78, local chapter of the United Spanish War Veterans in Anderson, Indiana. Ranging from 1924 to 1966, the entries include the members name, address, birth date, occupation, entry date and discharge date of military service, nearest relative, and their signature. Also included is the "date mustered into camp" and additional remarks about the members that consist primarily of dates of death
Biographical or historical data
The United Spanish War Veterans was a organization established in 1904 for veterans of the Spanish-American War, the Philippine-American War, and the Chinese Expedition. The group's main objective was to "unite in fraternal bonds, through national, state and local organizations, those men who served in the military or naval establishments of the United States of America in the war with Spain and in the campaigns incidental to and growing out of that war." The organization was called a department at the state level and a camp at the local level. The Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78 was the local chapter of Anderson, Indiana.Sources:"Brief History of Organization of Spanish-American War Veterans." The Princeton Daily Democrat (IN), August 225, 1920.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United Spanish War Veterans
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Veterans
Label
Department of Indiana, United Spanish War Veterans, Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78 record book
Link
https://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1758%20Department%20of%20Indiana%20United%20Spanish%20War%20Veterans%20Winfield%20T%20Durbin%20Camp%20No%2078%20Record%20Book.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/08/06 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/08/06 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by the date the veteran joined Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78.
Control code
21559032
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Anderson Public Library on 2018/06/25.
System control number
(OCoLC)1052783607
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Department of Indiana, United Spanish War Veterans, Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78 record book
Link
https://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1758%20Department%20of%20Indiana%20United%20Spanish%20War%20Veterans%20Winfield%20T%20Durbin%20Camp%20No%2078%20Record%20Book.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/08/06 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/08/06 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by the date the veteran joined Winfield T. Durbin Camp, No. 78.
Control code
21559032
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Anderson Public Library on 2018/06/25.
System control number
(OCoLC)1052783607
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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