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Woman's Christian Temperance Union of South Australia : SUMMARY RECORD

Collection Title
Woman's Christian Temperance Union of South Australia : SUMMARY RECORD
Repository
State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
Reference
SRG 186
Date Range
1889 - 1982
Creator
Woman's Christian Temperance Union of South Australia (1889 - )
Description

The collection is extensive and there are detailed series lists available. There are numerous sub-organisations that are concerned specifically with women including the Young Women's Christian Temperance Union Department, the Francis Willard Women's Christian Temperance Union. There as a huge amount of interesting information within this collection and it is necessary to consult the series lists for detailed information.
Series 1- Comprises the administrative records of the state branch.
Series 3 includes the Reports of annual Convention from 1889
Section 59 - Comprises biographical notes (c.1930) about Florence Balgarnie, Mrs. F.T.Edwards, Ellen & Mary Hodge, Mrs. Harrison Lee Cowie, Mrs. L.T.Williams and Sarah Turner.
Section 60 - Biographical sketch of Miss Lockwood. (1937)
Series IV - Contains the papers of Elizabeth Webb Nicholls.
There are also several series involving correspondence between various women associated with the Union.

Formats
Handwritten; type script
Quantity
35 m
Access
Not for loan – reading room access only
Finding Aid

Cathy Chigros, Guide to the records about women held in private and society record groups, [C. Chigros], [Adelaide], [1990], [62] pp. Details

Series list and box list available at the Mortlock Library Reference Desk

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