The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) was founded in Washington, DC, in 1890.
DAR objectives are Historic Preservation, Promotion of Education and Patriotic Endeavor.
The Bellefonte Chapter was founded on October 10, 1895, in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, the county seat of
Centre County and home to four Pennsylvania governors. Settlers came to Centre County as early as 1764.
Bellefonte, incorporated in 1806, remains a beautiful Victorian town. Nearby is State College, home of
The Pennsylvania State University.