Illinois Senator Laura Kent Donahue was named the Woman in American
History for 2014 by Dorothy Quincy Chapter. Left to right, Sara
Ealy Colgrove, Chapter American History Chair, Laura Kent Donahue,
Linda Hughes, Honorary Chapter Regent.
Linda Hughes (right), Dorothy Quincy Chapter Librarian, presents a copy of the newly published book Revolutionary War Patriots, Their Wives, Daughters and Real Daughters Linked to Illinois
to Reference Librarian Iris Nelson in the Illinois Room at the Quincy
Public Library. The book, donated by Dorothy Quincy Chapter, will
be part of the genealogy collection in the Illinois Room.
During the February 2013 meeting, winners of the American History Essay
Contest and DAR Good Citizen contest were recognized. Congratulations