G. Elaine Harwood, Fort Dearborn Chapter Member. Illustration. © 2012.
Commemorating Vietnam Vets with Evanston Mayors Tisdahl and Morton
Frances Willard’s Rest Cottage
Vietnam Veterans Honored
Evanston’s Beautiful Lighthouse Beach
Northwestern University’s NROTC Midshipmen
Dusk at Dawes House
Our members enjoy exploring and documenting the lives of the nation’s unheralded ancestors who played a vital role in shaping American history. Members love sharing their appreciation of America’s past with our next generation. They savor the opportunity of making a difference within the context of a delightful community of dynamic women.
Fort Dearborn Chapter Daughters are passionate about preserving the illustrious heritage of the early women of Evanston who impacted our country’s history by their tireless championing of the rights, education, and welfare of America’s women and children.
Objectives of the NSDAR
The DAR is a non-profit, non-political women's service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education, and patriotism.
The DAR is a non-profit, non-political women's service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education, and patriotism, and honoring the patriots of America's Revolutionary War.