Found 4 collections related to Temperance -- Societies, etc

Rose Temperance Society
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2626
.08 linear feet (1 volume)
This volume contains the minutes and proceedings of the Rose Temperance Society, an auxiliary to the Wayne County New York Temperance Society. The minutes span February 18, 1829, to October 18, 1836, and also include a copy of the constitution and... more
New-York City Temperance Society
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2161
.2 linear feet (1 box)
The New York City Temperance Society was established during the first quarter of the 19th century as an auxiliary society to the New York State Temperance Society. The primary objective of the New York City Temperance Society was to promote total... more
Hillard, George B
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1398
5 linear feet (12 boxes)
George B. Hillard was active in the Prohibition Party, the Young People's Prohibition League and a variety of other prohibition organizations in New York City from the 1880s through 1914. He ran for state and local office and served as a local... more
Scientific Temperance Federation
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2705
2 linear feet (5 boxes)
In 1880 the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) created a Dept. of Scientific Temperance Instruction, headed by Mary H. Hunt (1830-1906), to disseminate medical and social facts about alcohol. After Hunt's death, Cora F. Stoddard (1872-1936)... more