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Chicago Chapter member Grace Willbur Trout led the 1913 Illinois Suffrage Motorcar Tour through the state.  The tour ended in front of the Fine Arts Building in downtown Chicago. 

Photo courtesy of the Chicago History Museum.

Chicago Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR or DAR), was established on March 20, 1891, as the first chapter of our historic service organization. Today, our members participate in the Chicago community and are dedicated to our Society’s mission of  promoting patriotism, preserving American history and securing America's future through better education.

Events and Programs

  • 2022 Illinois DAR Days
    Fri, Aug 26
    Aug 26, 10:00 AM – Aug 27, 3:00 PM
    Joliet, Joliet, IL 60431
  • September Genealogy Workshop
    Sat, Sep 10
    Chicago, Illinois 60610
    Sep 10, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Chicago, Illinois 60610
  • September Chapter Meeting
    Sun, Sep 18
    Chicago, Illinois, 60611
    Sep 18, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Chicago, Illinois, 60611
  • October Genealogy Workshop
    Sat, Oct 01
    Chicago, Illinois 60610
    Oct 01, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Chicago, Illinois 60610

"We are passionate about our community service through promoting historic preservation, education, and patriotism."

Courtenay Wood - Chapter Regent


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