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Unknown [Cut out the Whiskey & Ax of all Nations, 1901].

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06365 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Detroit, Michigan Type: Object Date: 1901 Pagination: 1 axe 10.2 x 5.1 cm 15 x 26 3/4 in

Summary of Content: Title from object. A small metal "axe" with a loop for hanging, depicting temperance fighter Carrie Nation's caricature on "blade" of the axe. The messages are printed in various directions on the axe. The verso has an advertisement: "Buy Laurel Stoves & Rances Art Stove Co., Detroit, Mich."

People: Nation, Carrie A

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Progressive EraTemperance and ProhibitionAlcoholReform MovementDiet and nutritionWomen's History

Sub Era: The Politics of Reform

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