This photo gallery illustrates some of the Cradle of Texas Chapter #33 Sons of the American Revolution’s historical participation in patriotic, community, civic, educational events and ceremonies. Click on an image to open a larger version in a viewer. Use the right and left arrows in the viewer to scroll through the gallery. When finished, click the small “X” in the upper right corner to exit the viewer and return to the gallery. Our chapter meets January through May and September through December usually on the second Saturday of the month.
2016 Compatriot John Liles receives Law Enforcement Commendation and Medal from Chapter President Win Avera 10 Dec 2016 Tom Green, Texas Society SAR, told us entertaining and insightful stories about George Washington not only as General and first American President, but also what he was like as a young man and after he completed his terms as President 10 Dec 2016. Compatriot Dr. Chuck Bernard receives his 5-Year Membership Certificate from President Win Avera 10 Dec 2016. Carl Wiggins receives a Certificate of Commendation for his work in developing the Cradle of Texas Chapter SAR Website from President Win Avera 10 Dec 2016. Judy and Dr. Chuck Bernard receive the Certificate of Appreciation for their contribution to the Center for Advancement of American Heritage from TXSSAR Treasurer Russell Dart 10 Dec 2016. Two-year-old William Glaze of Victoria, TX, shown with family, is inducted as Junior SAR member by Registrar Bill Sanders 12 Nov 2016 President Win Avera presents the Roger Sherman Award Certificate to William Sanders 12 Nov 2016 Bill Sanders receives the Roger Sherman Award for outstanding service from President Winston Avera 8 Oct 2016 John Hamlin, TXSSAR Vice-President for Americanism Contests, Medals and Awards describes those programs on 12 Nov 2016 Dr. Michael J Rees receives 15-year Membership Award from President Win Avera 12 Nov 2016 Thomas E Palmer receives his 15-Year Membership Award from President Winston Avera 12 Nov 2016 Hazel Foltyn, Regent for Comfort Wood DAR receives Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of outstanding support given to the SAR Oldest and youngest compatriots, at 98 and 5 years, inducted into Cradle of Texas SAR on same day, 8 Oct 2016 President Win Avera presents War Service Medal to John N McCain 0n 8 Oct 2016 Comfort Wood DAR Regent Hazel Foltyn and Debra Hamman administer the induction oath to Jamie Britt, Betty Muegge and Karen Rees on 8 Oct 2016 Jamie Beall Britt, Betty Parr Muegge and Karen Muegge Rees are inducted into the Comfort Wood DAR on 8 Oct 2016 Cody Beall Wright and Caleb Michael Smith are inducted into Junior SAR on 8 Oct 2016 Induction of John N McCain, 98 and WWII vet, with family on 8 Oct 2016 One of many carriages at the Morris Ranch Carriage House Museum in Burr, TX. Joint DAR/SAR meeting 8 Oct 2016 View 5 of carriages inside the Morris Ranch Carriage House in Burr, TX 8 Oct 2016 View 4 inside the Morris Ranch Carriage House in Burr, TX 8 Oct 2016. The small saddle, second from left was used by Stewart Morris Jr. when he was age 7. View 3 of carriages inside the Morris Ranch Carriage House in Burr, TX 8 Oct 2016 View 2 of carriages inside the Morris Ranch Carriage House in Burr, TX 8 Oct 2016 View 1 of carriages inside the Morris Ranch Carriage House in Burr, TX 8 Oct 2016 SAR Color Guard for DAR George Washington Tea Color Guard to the DAR for George Washington Tea George Washington Parade, Laredo, TX George Washington Day Parade – Laredo, TX Levi Jordan Plantation – Brazoria, TX, one of the largest sugar and cotton plantations in mid-1800 Texas San Jacinto Day celebration at the Varner Hogg Plantation 2015 Drake Peddie presents the Color Guard Medal to Frank Seidule George Washington Day Parade, Laredo. TX George Washington Day Parade – Laredo, TX Recognition of Chapter #33 Color Guards by TXSSAR Drake Peddie 2014 Presentation of the Roger Sherman Award 2013 Michael Bailey receives award for Best Division 2 SAR Newsletter Lt. Sherman Hall receives 2013 Law Enforcement Award 2012 Constitution Week Display 2010 SAR School Project on Flag History Flag History Project to School Flag History Project to School Flag History Project presentation to School Flag History Project presentation to School