The Journal Of The American-irish Historical Society (volume 4)

Paperback | January 15, 2012

byAmerican-irish Historical Society

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1904. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... general information regarding the americanirish historical society. The Society was organized on January 20, 1897, and now has members in twenty-seven states, the District of Columbia, two territories and two foreign countries. The first president-general was the late Rear-Admiral R. W. Meade, U. S. N. (retired). Briefly stated, the object of the organization is to make better known the Irish chapter in American history. There are two classes of members in the organization,--Life and Annual. The life membership fee is $50 (paid once). The fee for annual members is $5, paid yearly. In the case of new annual members, the initiation fee, $5, also pays the membership dues for the first year. The board of government comprises a president-general, a vicepresident-general, a secretary-general, a treasurer-general, a librarian and archivist, and an executive council. There are also state vicepresidents. The Society has already issued several bound volumes and a number of other publications. These have been distributed to the members and to public libraries; also to historical organizations and to universities. Each member of the Society is entitled, free of charge, to a copy of every publication issued from the time of his admittance. These publications are of great interest and value, and are more than an equivalent for the membership fee. The Society draws no lines of creed or politics. Being an American organization in spirit and principle, it welcomes to its ranks Americans of whatever race descent, and of whatever creed, who take an interest in the objects for which the Society is organized. Membership application blanks will be furnished on request. The membership includes many people of prominence, and has been addressed by many distinguished men. It occupies a p...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1904. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... general information regarding the americanirish historical society. The Society was organized on January 20, 1897, and now has member...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:82 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:January 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217590691

ISBN - 13:9780217590693

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