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  1. Sons of the American Revolution cuts ribbon on Museum Row headquarters

  2. New addition to Museum Row honors Revolutionary War era

  3. Museum of the American Revolution Request

    Enrich the Roots of Liberty

    In the years leading up to the American Revolution, a mature elm tree near the Boston Common became a gathering place for patriots, where they discussed American ideas of liberty and planned resistance to British tyranny. They called the elm the Liberty Tree. Soon, Liberty Trees were designated in towns throughout the colonies as powerful symbols and gathering places.

  4. Edward S. Barrett, President General 1897-98

    Edward S. Barrett
  5. SAR Genealogical Research Library Features Steamboat History with Belle of Louisville

  6. New Addition to the SAR Library

    New Addition to the SAR Library

     

    Genealogy Bible Treasures: A Digital Photo Preservation and Index of Pre-Depression Era Bible Records.

     

    This 903 page printed index contains 45,000 individual entries from 1,228 Tennessee area family Bibles.  Each of these entries is attached to a Bible identification number which may then be accessed on the accompanying DVD, allowing a view of the actual images of the Bible pages.  The index also provides an easy to follow “How to Use This Index” section.

     

  7. William Seward Webb-2nd President General

  8. Lucius P. Deming: Our First President General

     

    *Note- This is the first in a series of posts about the Presidents General of the NSSAR, brought to you by the NSSAR Archives.

     

  9. View the construction on Phase II of our Headquarters building with this series of videos.

     

    The construction phase has started and is progressing at a steady pace. It is projected to take 18 months from start to finish.  Below is a series of videos from the start of construction up through the most recent building events. Get some popcorn and your drink and sit back to enjoy each of the videos.

    There are more to come.  Stay tuned and watch the progress!  Have you donated?

     

    SAR Genealogical Research Library and soon to be SAR Headquarters
  10. July 4 Proclamation

    National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution
    Proclamation
     
    July 4, 2014
     
     
     
    See attached PDF below.
     
  11. A NEW Membership Directory is in the works!

    Gentlemen,

    To make you aware, the National Society has contracted with Harris Connect, LLC publishing to create a new membership directory. 

    What does this mean to you?

    Harris Connect will be contacting members to verify their membership information over the next couple of months.

    The preliminary contacts are already in process.  If you have not already received the post card in the mail, you will in the near future.

    The anticipated delivery date of the 125th Anniversary Membership Directory is January 2015.

     

     

  12. The NSSAR National Headquarters is moving!

    If you were not aware the NSSAR National Headquarters is moving to its new location. Phase II of the construction project on West Main Street is just about done and the 4th Street building has been sold. Two major factors in creating the need to move things along.

  13. MDSSAR Compatriot Smithson has article accepted for publication

     

  14. SAR Naval Academy awards for 2014

    Gentlemen,

    At ceremonies at the U.S. Naval Academy on May 21 four awards were presented to midshipmen by Compatriots Jack London, Barry Mckown, and Bruce Wilcox.

    This year's National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Prize recipient is Midshipman First Class Kennan M. Healy.

    Left to right in the photo are Dr Jack London, Midshipman Derderian, Midshipman
  15. Raise it up! Anthem for America

    The National Museum of American History is pleased to welcome The National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution as a National Audience Partner with the Smithsonian Institution ("SI") for the Raise It Up! Anthem for America event to be held on Flag Day, June 14, 2014. Anthem for America will be a live world-wide celebration when millions of Americans come together to commemorate the 200th birthday of the Star-Spangled Banner.

    Raise it up!