Nation, Carry Amelia, 1846-1911
Found in 3 Records:
A collection of newspaper clippings collected by Watson Library staff from 1901 to 1961 about Carry Nation's career as prohibitionist and member of the W.C.T.U. Included is an article about Mrs. Mary Belle Chappell of Ottawa and great-niece of Carry Nation.
Most of the letters are in response to an advertisement in the Wichita Eagle (May, 1966) for information about Carry Nation to be used in an opera by Douglas Moore (available in the Kansas Collection: RH D2753).
This collection includes personal papers, a libretto, and manuscript for the opera "Carry Nation."