TITLE

WAS YOUR ANCESTOR A WHITE RIBBON SISTER?

AUTHOR(S)
Frusher, Kathy
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Treesearcher;Jan2013, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) which is a mass organization dedicated to social reform. As per the Kansas Historical Society, WCTU was first organized in Kansas which later became national organization and its white ribbon is symbolic of purity and peace. It states that WCTU of Kansas was honored for its 100 year presence at the Kansas State Fair. It mentions that the Kansas WCTU deals with issues such as child welfare, prison reform and social morality.
ACCESSION #
86440094

 

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