SIGNED - ELIZABETH GORDON - WOMEN TORCH-BEARERS - 1st, 1924 CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE
SIGNED — WOMEN TORCH-BEARERS: THE STORY OF THE WOMAN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UNION — By Elizabeth Putnam Gordon — 1st Edition / 1st Printing, 1924
Publisher: National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston (1924)
In very well preserved condition. 268 pages, with illustrations and photographs throughout. The boards and binding are solid and tight save for light shelfwear. The pages are crisp and clean. Author's inscription on the first blank page. The author was a highly noted figure during the height of the Christian Temperance Movement. Her book provided a solid historical foundation and gave greater clarity as to the purpose of the Woman's Christian Temperance Movement during the pinnacle of their expansion.