Kansas State Temperance Union expense journalsView at Kansas Memory
Creator: Kansas State Temperance Union
Level of Description: Coll./Record Group
Material Type: Manuscripts
Manuscripts Coll. #603A
Temperance History Coll. #645, Box 19
Unit ID: 42158
Abstract: The collection consists of records from the Kansas State Temperance Union. It includes an expense journal for the years 1907-1911, a cash book for 1907-1910, and lists of subscribers and members by location for 1898. There are also some loose papers inserted into the volumes, mostly correspondence and form letters.
Summary: This collection consists of 7 volumes of records from the Kansas State Temperance Union. The first volume lists the members and the dues they paid by local organization. The index lists the communities that have members listed and these communities have been included in the categories. Note: other communities are listed elsewhere in the records, particularly the speaker expenses volume. The second volume is the cash book (expense journal) for the years 1901-1904. Volumes three through five are the cash books for 1907-1910, 1909-1910, and 1910-1911. Volume 6 contains speaker expenses and contribution from the communities where they spoke, listed by name of speaker. Several speakers are listed. Volume 7 is an expense journal for 1907-1911. There are also some loose papers inserted into the volumes, mostly correspondence and form letters.
Space Required/Quantity: .5 cubic feet (1 box); 1 partial microfilm reel, 35mm
Title (Main title): Kansas State Temperance Union expense journals
Scope and Content
Specific Contents Identified:
Headings or descriptors assigned to subsections of the material, for example labels on a particular box or group of boxes.
- Cash book, expense journal, list of subscribers
- MS 768: Records 1903-1916
Related Records or Collections
Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union/Mary Evelyn Dobbs Collection, Ms. Col. 170
Woman's Christian Temperance Union History, Ms. Col. 657
Temperance History, Ms. Col. 645.
Kansas State Temperance Union -- Records and correspondence
Temperance -- Kansas -- Societies, etc.