The Temperance Association of Friends of Media (Media, Pa.) Records
Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081
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The Temperance Association of Friends of Media was a Quaker temperance association in Media, Pennsylvania, established in 1883.
The records include the constitution, minutes, financial records, correspondence, and related papers.
The collection is divided into ten series:
- Constitution and structure
- Annual reports
- Correspondence (1895-1903)
- Financial papers
- Committee papers
- Resolutions (Includes resolutions by the Media and Providence Prohibition Society, 1897)
- Papers of the Temperance Association of Friends of Philadelphia Y.M.
- Reference material (Printed)
Donor: Alice Pennell Allen, 1964
- Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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- Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries
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Collection is open for research.
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(Includes resolutions by the Media and Providence Prohibition Society, 1897
Article, signed by Stanley R. Yarnall, Joseph Rhoads. Walter Smedley, on behalf of Friends Temperance Association, Media, Pa.Physical Description
Published by The National Temperance Society an Publication House, N.Y
Friends' Printing House, Philadelphia.
re. Alcohol consumption per capita. Reprint from The Kennett Square, Pa. New American