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Prohibition Party of Indiana collection 1943-1973

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L568 (Text) 00000106354947 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 3.5 Cubic feet 10 manuscript boxes, 1 small manuscript box

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1999 by Amy L. Baskette. EAD finding aid created 2016/03/23 by Patrick Ridout. EAD finding aid revised by Bethany Fiechter on 2016/03/28.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains Prohibition Party of Indiana records from 1952-1972, and state and national party newsletters during 1962-1972; campaign and convention materials, press releases, and campaign financial records during 1952-1968; literature regarding alcohol abuse and the rehabilitation of alcoholics; correspondence with Party candidates and religious and temperance groups during the 1960s; and Prohibition Party financial support cards from 1966-1968. Also included are records of the Goshen, Elkhart County Anti-Liquor Association from 1943-1944.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Prohibition Party of Indiana collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
The Prohibition Party of Indiana is the state branch of the national Prohibition Party. The national party was organized in 1869 for the purpose of working for the prohibition of the manufacture, importation, and sale of intoxicating liquors. The Indiana Party has run candidates for state office since 1884 and has been involved in education on the dangers of alcohol abuse.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Earl Malcolm on 1976/10/28.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Anti-liquor Association (Goshen, Ind.)
Prohibition Party (U.S.)
Alcohol > Law and legislation > Indiana > 20th century.
Alcoholism > Religious aspects.
Alcoholism > United States.
Elections > Indiana.
Political conventions > Indiana.
Political parties > Indiana.
Religion and politics > Indiana.
Temperance > Indiana.
Temperance > Societies, etc.
Temperance > United States.
Goshen (Ind.) > Societies, etc.
Indiana > Politics and government > 20th century.

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