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Carry A. Nation : saloon smasher and prohibitionist / Bonnie Carman Harvey.

Harvey, Bonnie C. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Historical American biographies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J92 NATI (Text) 39231030706663 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0766019071
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, [2002]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. Saloon smashing -- 2. Childhood -- 3. Blushing bride at twenty-one -- 4. Life with an alcoholic -- 5. Marriage to David Nation -- 6. Making of a crusader -- 7. The prize of Wichita -- 8. Fearless crusader -- 9. Carry Nation gains national fame -- 10. Lasting accomplishments -- 11. Carry Nation's legacy.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the life of Carry Nation, whose destruction of saloons and other businesses that sold liquor in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century won her both praise and criticism from fellow prohibitionists and temperance workers.
Subject: Nation, Carry Amelia, 1846-1911 > Juvenile literature.
Nation, Carry Amelia, 1846-1911.
Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Prohibitionists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Reformers.
Prohibition.
Women > Biography.

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