[January 9, 2001]
Mid-Nineteenth Century Temperance Movement
2 Reels of Microfilm
See Guide to the Microfilm Edition of Temperance and Prohibition Papers, page 37ff. (located in the Reading Room, topical shelf DD). Users should also read the "Note to Researchers," page xv, prior to actual research.
The history of the early phases of the nineteenth century temperance drive is described in detail in the Guide to the Microfilm Edition of Temperance and Prohibition Papers (Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan, 1977), pp. 37 and following.
Scope and Content
The Mid-Nineteenth Century Temperance Movement papers are Series I of a twenty-one-series microfilming project done between 1975 and 1977 with the cooperation of three repositories holding significant papers relating to temperance and prohibition: the Michigan Historical Collections (Ann Arbor), the Ohio Historical Society (Columbus), and the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Evanston, Illinois). The project resulted in 426 reels of microfilm, of which the Center has purchased 198. See also collections 65, 66, and 67.
The papers contained in this collection are described in detail in the Guide to the Microfilm Edition of Temperance and Prohibition Papers (Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan, 1977), pp. 37-45.
The materials for this collection were purchased by the Center.
No Accession #
October 9, 1980
Accession: No number
Type of Material: Microfilm
For each item listed below, there is one complete positive set is in the CENTER LIBRARY MICROFILM ROOM: