Carry A. Nation: The Famous and Original Bar Room Smasher


Subject:
Women , Beverages , Alcoholic Beverages , Organizations

Description:
Exhibit about Carry Nation, who was best known for "her anti-alcohol, saloon-smashing campaign. Although her efforts were sometimes ridiculed, Nation actually was part of a much larger movement of women who believed alcohol destroyed families." Features biographical material about Nation, background about the reform movements of the early 20th century, images, a quiz about Nation, timeline, and related information. From the Kansas State Historical Society.

Publisher:
Kansas State Historical Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.kshs.org/exhibits/carry/carry1.htm


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