The American Gold Star
Mother's Collection is housed in the Local History Department of the
Corpus Christi Public Libraries. The materials in the collection date
back to the early 1900s and include various historical items such as:
correspondence, news clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, applications,
financial records, honor lists, dedication materials, reports, minutes,
convention papers, letters, and program booklets.
Additional Resources include
various news items that are housed in other personal collections in the
Local History Department, such as the DeGarmo Papers, the Rankin Papers,
Woman's Monday Club Collection.
To view items in the
collection, arrangements can be made through the
(Spelling and grammar have been copied
exactly from the original documents)
Applications from American Gold Star Mothers
Includes lists from Vietnam,
World War II.
Scrapbook 1, Scrapbook 2,
Nueces County Victory
from the American Gold Star Mothers Collection and various collections
Woman's Monday Club, DeGarmo, and the Rankin
The Finding Guide
is a table of contents of the Gold Star Mother's Collection.
Gold Star Mothers
Star Mothers of America, Inc.