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Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Sebec, Me.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1043-sc

Scope and Contents Note

Records of a local union of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union in the late 19th century in Maine. Included are minutes of the meetings, lists of members, and lists of officers.

Dates

  • July 23, 1894-March 23, 1899

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Historical Note

The Sebec Woman's Christian Temperance Union was organized by Mrs. Wright of Caribou, Maine, on July 23, 1894. The mission of the union was to prohibit alcoholic beverages and encourage personal abstinence. The newly-elected officers were Mrs. Sarah Morrill, President; Mrs. Alice Nyman, Vice-President; Mrs. Lucy Burgess, Treasurer; and Miss Helen Kent, Secretary.

Extent

1 folder ( 1 item ; 21 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Records of a local union of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union in the late 19th century in Sebec, Maine.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Provenance unknown.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Sebec, Me.) Records
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686