The Santa Anita Chapter is located in the heart of an area once owned by the San Gabriel Mission and originally known as the Rancho Santa Anita. Santa Anita Chapter programs and projects are guided by the objectives, motto, and themes of the national and state organizations. The objectives of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution are: Historic Preservation, Promotion of Education, and Patriotic Endeavor. Here are some links to local history sites:

The Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage
Arcadia Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden
Pasadena Museum of History
Southern California Genealogical Society