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Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Second Kansas District

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Date: 1900 - 1916

Level of Description: Coll./Record Group

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Woman's Christian Temperance Union History Coll. # 657

Unit ID: 40657

Abstract: The collection consists of historical information from and about the Woman's Christian Temperance Union, particularly its history in Kansas. It includes a volume of meeting minutes from the Second District (eastern Kansas, including Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Douglas, Linn, and Johnson Counties), 1908-1916; banking slips and account books, [ca. 1900]-1916, also from the 2nd District; and miscellaneous other materials.

Space Required/Quantity: 0.2 ft. (1 box)

Title (Main title): Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Second Kansas District

Scope and Content

Scope and content: This collection consists of records of the Second District (eastern Kansas, including Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Douglas, Franklin, Johnson, Linn, Miami and Wyandotte Counties) of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union. It includes a volume of meeting minutes, an account book, and banking slips. The meeting minutes were recorded by secretaries, Cora E. Leonard, Sallie Salisbury, and Hattie J. Sparks. Bank accounts were kept by treasurers, Lillie A. Helland and L.E. Hudson at the Farmers and Merchants Bank in Mound City and the First National Bank in Olathe.

Related Records or Collections

Related materials: Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union/Mary Evelyn Dobbs Collection, Ms. Col. 170; Temperance History, Ms. Col. 645; Kansas State Temperance Union History, Ms. Col. 603 A.

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Subjects

    Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Kansas
    Kansas, Northeast
    Kansas, Southeast
    Corporate minutes -- Kansas
    Temperance -- Kansas -- History