Carry A. Nation Retelling the Life by Fran Grace

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Published by Indiana University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Sociology Of Religion,
  • Nation, Carry Amelia,,
  • Social Movements,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Prohibitionists,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • United States,
  • Religious,
  • 1846-1911,
  • Biography

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9324118M
ISBN 100253338468
ISBN 109780253338464

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Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. Nation published a few short-lived newsletters—called variously The Smasher’s Mail, The Hatchet, and the Home Defender —and her autobiography, The Use and Need of the Life of Carry A.

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Carry Nation was the most famous (or perhaps infamous) member of the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). She attacked saloons with a hatchet.

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Date Created: June Date Modified: August The author of. Page - Son of man, I have made thee a watchman unto the house of Israel: therefore hear the word at my mouth, and give them warning from me. When I say unto the wicked, Thou shalt surely die ; and thou givest him not warning, nor speakest to warn the wicked from his wicked way, to save his life ; the same wicked man shall die in his iniquity ; but his blood will I require at thine hand.5/5(1).

Carry A. Nation: Retelling the Life: Fran Grace: Books - Books Advanced Search Today's Deals New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More The Globe & Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers /5(8). Carry Nation worked to support her daughter, mother-in-law, and herself. At one point when their situation became more difficult than usual she turned to her God.

She asked God to direct her to a second husband able to support her and her family. She felt her faith led her to David Nation, a minister, lawyer, and newspaperman. Carry A. Nation (–) was a deeply religious temperance activist in Kansas.

Nation secured a place for herself in the history books when she traded her seemingly ineffective Women's Christian Temperance Union membership for direct and sometimes violent action against drinking establishments. Carry Nation was a famous leader and activist before women could vote in America.

She believed that drunkenness was the cause of many problems in society. Nation fought with fierce and witty words to make her case that people should not drink alcohol or use tobacco. She gained national attention when she started using violence. Carry Nation was 54 when she "smashed" her first saloon, but her life before she started her infamous hatchet crusade has been little known until now.

In this first scholarly biography of Nation, Fran Grace unfolds a story that often contrasts with the image of Nation as "Crazy Carry," a bellicose, blue-nosed, man-hating killjoy.

Carry A. Nation This hatchet-wielding crusader is remembered for her attacks on liquor establishments in Kansas and other states during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Carry Amelia was born Novem to George Moore, a plantation owner, and Mary Campbell in Gerrard County, Kentucky.

Carrie Amelia Moore Nation was born in in Kentucky to a slave-owning family that was very religious. In the family moved to Cass County in western Missouri, which turned out to be close to the fighting going on in Kansas over slavery.

InCarrie Nation published her life story as The Use and Need of the Life of Carry A. Nationby Carry A. Nation, also to help support herself and her family. That same year, Carrie Nation had her daughter Charlien committed to the Texas State Lunatic Asylum, then moved with her to Austin, then Oklahoma, then Host Springs, Arkansas.

Nation, Carry Amelia,Temperance, Temperance -- Societies, etc Publisher [Topeka]: F. Steves & sons Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language EnglishPages: Explore some of Carry Nation best quotations and sayings on -- such as 'I felt invincible.

My strength was that of a giant. God was certainly standing by me. I smashed five saloons with rocks before I ever took a hatchet.' and more. Carrie Nation is jailed for smashing a nude painting and mirror in a Wichita saloon.

January Carrie makes headlines as a "Saloon Smasher" and a temperance lecturer over the next 10 years. June 9, Carrie Nation dies in a Leavenworth sanatorium. CARRY A. NATION: Retelling the Life Fran Grace, Author.

Indiana Univ. $35 (p) ISBN Buy this book This landmark biography of a much maligned and misunderstood figure will be. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Asbury, Herbert, Carry Nation.

New York, A.A. Knopf, (OCoLC) Named Person: Carry Amelia Nation. Carrie Nation this is a joint!" Carry shouted, then as she charged through the front door and after Mart Strong literally flung her out the door, the town marshal appeared, ready to warn her.

holds two degrees in history and her book about her retarded daughter "Brittany, Child of Joy" was issued by Broadman Press in Fran Grace spoke about her biography, Carry A.

Nation: Retelling the Life, published by Indiana University Press. The author said that Carry Nation () was known for her bold activism. Nation, Carry Amelia, Use and need of the life of Carry A. Nation. [Topeka] F.M. Steves & Sons, (OCoLC) Named Person: Carry Amelia Nation; Carry Amelia Nation: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Carry Amelia Nation.

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Carrie Nation, Self: Kansas Saloon Smashers. People's recollections of Carrie Nation range from a female evangelical prophetess, to raving lunatic. Carry Amelia Moore was born into a family that operated a sharecropping plantation, that was in central Kentucky, on Novem As a young woman she was unusually tall and not very : Carrie Nation.

Carry Nation's mother rode about as Queen Victoria until she was put in an asylum after her husband's death, and Carry, who was essentially raised by the family's slaves to protect her from her mother's tantrums, compared herself to Joan of Arc and began conversing with angels at an early age.

She twice ""applied for sainthood"" before beginning her ""hatchetation"" campaign, and it was God's. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Use and Need of the Life of Carry A.

Nation by Carry Amelia Nation - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Carry A. Nation: Retelling the Story is the first scholarly biography and cultural history using recently available diaries and letters to begin to recover "a more historically accurate Carry Nation" ().Author: Kathleen M.

Green. Carrie Nation, Photo: Public Domain Introduction: Carrie Amelia Nation was perhaps the most famous person to emerge from the temperance movement—the battles against alcohol in pre-Prohibition America—due to her habit of attacking saloons with a hatchet.

She has been the topic of numerous books, articles and even an opera, titled Carry Nation, which premiered in at the University. Carry A Nation | As a writer of cultural and heritage community history, it has always been a challenge to discover some uniqueness that heretofore had not been uncovered, rather than simply to replenish that which was already there, but now "empty" due to being out-of-print or removed from public access.

Facts about Carrie Nation 3: the first name. It is correct for the people to spell her name Carry or even Carrie. But she used the spelling Carrie in most official records. Facts about Carrie Nation 4: Carry A. Nation. She chose the name Carry A. Nation when she began her campaign against alcohol in the beginning of 20th century.

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