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Race Welfare

by Gruber, Max

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Published
[191-]
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Westerville, OH: American Issue Publishing Company, [191-]. 15p., stalebound pamphlet, mild toning, very good. International Series no. 7. The author, president of the Royal Hygenic Institute in Munich, argues that alcohol impacts racial health and reproduction. An example of the intersection between Temperance and Eugenics in this period.
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image of New anti-saloon songs; a collection of temperance and moral reform songs. Preprared at the request of the National Anti-Saloon League by E.S. Lorenz

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New York: Lorenz Pub. Co, 1905. 126p., slender paperback, covers mildly scuffed.
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£11.09
image of Raittius Kansalais-Uskontona: Raittiusliike ja järjestäytyminen 1870-luvulta suurlakon jälkeisiin vuosiin

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Helsinki, Finland: Societas Historica Finlandiae, 1986. 312p., wraps, 5.75 x 8.25 inches, very good condition. Text mostly in Finnish, with an 11p. summary in English. Historiallisia Tutkimuksia 134. Study of the temperance movement in Finland from the 1870s to the early 1900s.
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image of Workingmen and drink, extracts from circular of T.V. Powderly to the Knights of Labor

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New York: National Temperance Society and Publication House, 1893. Small handbill, 5x8.5 inches, printed on one side only, paper toned. National Temperance Society no. 101.
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£70.25
image of The politics of domesticity; women, evangelism, and temperance in nineteenth-century America

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Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1981. Hardcover. ix, 188p., first edition cloth boards; dj sunned at spine with a couple of small closed tears and chips, else very good with inscription by author.
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£8.87
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The Anti-Saloon League song book

by Excell, E.O., ed

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Published
1915
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Westerville, OH: American Issue Publishing Company, 1915. Paperback. [125p.], wraps, very good condition, 5.25x7.75 inches. Music & lyrics to temperance songs & hymns.
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The curse of Malvern

by Edmister, Henry

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Published
1892
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Chicago, Stockton CA, and Philadelphia: The Monarch Book Co, 1892. 295p., red decorated cloth binding faded on the spine and unevenly faded on the cover, some edge wear, paper browned, front blank endpaper removed else good condition. Temperance novel, Wright no. 1701, but with a variant publisher. Majority found in OCLC were published by G. Hubbard & Co. in… Read more
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The Crooked Glasses

by Craig, Laura Gerould

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Published
[190-?]
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Buffalo, NY: [Christian Woman's Board of Missions], [190-?]. 32p., staplebound booklet, front cover has a diagonal scratch and a scar from old sticker removal. Not found in OCLC as of October 2019. Short story in which a woman is convinced to join the Women's Christian Temperance Union to fight demon alcohol. Craig was president of the Christian Woman's Board… Read more
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image of To the honourable Thomas White, Minister of the Interior [petition of dissatisfied Temperance Colonization Society scripholders]

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Toronto, 1886. Two-page printed petition on a single folded sheet; 8.25x13.25 inches, horizontally fold-creased, with some splitting at the ends of the folds. Not found in OCLC as of February 2019. The Temperance Colonization Society, established in 1881, sought to establish an alcohol-free community on the prairie. The TCS obtained a large swath of land in Saskatchewan from the… Read more
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£702.53
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The wet parade

by Sinclair, Upton

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Published
1932
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£14.79

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Pasadena, CA: Self-published by the author, 1932. Hardcover. 431p. ,Later printing of Sinclair edition lacking Farrar emblem. Some dulling and fading to cloth along spine. Previous owner's name and date to top right corner of front free endpaper. Slight wear to corners. No dj. *AhouseA47a. Sinclair's novel about temperance and regret at the evident failure of prohibition. … Read more
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La Prohibition: Boutade in vers

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Published
1919
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Quebec: L'Imprimerie Nationale, 1919. 31p., wraps, name rubberstamped on front cover, evenly toned, otherwise very good. French-Canadian poetryon Temperance, with a statement by Cardinal Gibbons calling for the continued legality of sacramental wine.
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image of [Brass axe pendant worn by supporters of anti-alcohol activist Carry Nation, with later postcard of her home]

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n.p.: n.p., n.d.. 1.25 inch brass axe pendant, the emblem of Carry Nation's crusade to abolish the evils of liquor (she would bust up saloons and crack open barrels to spill the wicked brew, in actions that she called "hatchetations"). Supporters of her organization in the early 20th century could purchase these to show their support. A leftover stash… Read more
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image of Character is bounded on the north by sobriety, on the east by integrity, on the west by industry, and on the south by gentleness. - Frances E. Willard [poster]

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Evanston, IL: Woman's Christian Temperance Union, n.d.. 18.75x24.74 inch poster with portrait of Willard, quote beneath; minor edgewear, near fine. This quote was widely used in Temperance materials.
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image of Walker's new series of temperance recitations and dialogues in prose and verse. No. 16: A change of fortune

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London: W. Walker & Sons, 1880. 16p., sewn text, paste-fastened into 4x6.5 inch wood-engraved wraps, original thread is holding but wraps are acidic, chipped and foxed. Cover graphic is slightly affected by chip loss, as is the ad copy on the back. A collection of short dialogues and poems against drink. Author's name appears only on last page of… Read more
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Anna Morrison Reed 1849 - 1921, edited by: John E. Keller

by [Reed, Anna Morrison]

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Published
1978
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Lafayette: the editor, 1978. xxvi, 285p., illustrated with period photos and documents and two modern line maps; first edition cloth boards in dj, copy as new. "The collated writings of a nineteenth century Butte County girl..[who] lived several places in California, especially in the gold mining area, and married a miner.. As a popular lecturer and writer on Temperance… Read more
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