MG 123 - Washington Temperance Society

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Scope and Content

Consists of a book with the handwritten pledge to abstain from intoxicating beverages and the signatures of 1,710 persons who took the pledge, August 9, 1841. An additional pledge was written in April, 1874, and includes the signatures of 41. Included, also, is a printed form of a sermon, "The Right and Duty of All to Interfere for the Overthrow of Intemperance," delivered by the Rev. T. H. Robinson in the Market Square Presbyterian Church, April 12, 1874.

Date(s): 1841, 1874

Extent: 1 folder, 1 item