Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Evansville, Wis.) Records, 1889-1964

Summary Information

Title: Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Evansville, Wis.) Records
Inclusive Dates: 1889-1964

  • Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Evansville, Wis.)
Call Number: Whitewater Mss AO; Whitewater Micro 8; Micro 699

Quantity: 0.8 c.f. (2 archives boxes) and 1 reel of microfilm (35mm)

Archival Locations:
UW-Whitewater Library / Whitewater Area Research Ctr. (Map)
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Records of the Evansville, Wisconsin, affiliate of the WCTU, an organization advocating total abstinence from alcohol, tobacco, and narcotics. Records include minute books; a treasurer's book, 1930-1947; convention programs, 1953-1964; histories of temperance activities in Rock County; biographical materials about temperance leaders Frances Willard, Genesee Wesleyan, and Lillian Stevens; education and program materials, 1951-1964; materials from WCTU institutes; and a treasurer's book from the Rock County WCTU, 1889-1950. On microfilm are two scrapbooks, 1944-1946 and 1950-1951, and a few loose clippings pertaining to temperance and religious issues.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-whit00ao
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