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Yorktown

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Mrs. Benjamin Cates’ speeches for the D.A.R. (Alice Smith Cates).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.032
Scope and Contents

Speeches by Alice Smith Cates (Mrs. Benjamin B. Cates) (president of the Knox County Daughters of the American Revolution) (DAR): “ Blount Mansion: The Cradle of Tennessee”; “Blount Mansion”; “Captain Nicholas Martiau: The Huguenot Ancestor of General George Washington”; “Some Notable Colonial Homes in Virginia”; “Some Colonial Homes in Virginia”; “Yorktown.” Some handwritten, some typescripts. + Blount coat of arms (illustration for “Blount Mansion: The Cradle of Tennessee.”

Dates: 1940s

Yorktown Sesquicentennial scrapbook compiled by Mrs. Benjamin B. Cates, National Society of the Colonial Dames. (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0168
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of newspaper and other clippings about the Yorktown sesquicentennial celebration in 1931. Compiled by Mrs. Benjamin B. Cates, National Society of the Colonial Dames.

Dates: 1931