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Cuyahoga Portage Chapter, Akron, Ohio
Daughters of the American Revolution
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The name Cuyahoga Portage comes from the trail used by the Erie Indians. This trail later known as the Indian Trail and Portage Path was the highway between the St. Lawrence and the Gulf of Mexico. The pathway was the only break in water communications between these two places. This trail was not only a national boundary but a neutral highway and provided safe passage.

Our Organizing Regent was Mrs. Emily Bronson Conger, wife of Col. A.L. Conger. At the second chapter meeting the Chapter Motto was adopted, "Not for Self but for Country." There were nineteen charter members.

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Our Meetings

We usually meet on the first Saturday, September through June except for January, we meet as close to the 25th for chapter birthday and in June as close to Flag Day as possible in Akron, Ohio.

We do not meet in February or December.

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Interested in membership in the DAR? Please feel free to contact us via email.


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