Central Association for Stopping the Sale of Intoxicating Liquor on Sundays.

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The Temperance Movement was a social movement against the sale or drinking of alcoholic beverages. In Britain, the movement reached its peak in the mid-to-late 1800s as alcohol consumption and alcohol-related violence was a wide-spread problem. Advocates formed numerous societies and associations to combat alcoholism, each group with its own ideas about how to go about stamping out the problem. Some advocated moderation in drinking while others espoused complete abstinence; some focused on the religious message of temperance while others sought to put pressure on the government to pass temperance legislation. During the 1860s and 1870s the issue became highly politicized as the Temperance Movement became closely tied to the aims of the Liberal Party.

From the description of Correspondence, 1859-1885. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 609678383

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associatedWith Balfour, Clara Lucas, 1808-1878. person
associatedWith Barton, Edwin, fl. 19th century. person
associatedWith Brassey, Thomas Brassey, Earl, 1836-1918. person
associatedWith Bright, John, 1811-1889. person
associatedWith Cecil, Eustace, Lord, 1834-1921. person
associatedWith Crowther, Samuel, 1806?-1891 person
associatedWith Egerton, Wilbraham Egerton, Earl, 1832-1909. person
associatedWith Gladstone, W. E. 1809-1898. person
associatedWith Grossmith, George, 1847-1912. person
associatedWith Hall, Samuel Romilly, 1812-1876 person
associatedWith Home, D. D. 1833-1886. person
associatedWith License Amendment League. corporateBody
associatedWith Lubbock, John, Sir, 1834-1913. person
associatedWith Martin, Robert. person
associatedWith Miall, Edward, 1809-1881. person
associatedWith Nugent, James. person
associatedWith Pease, Arthur A. person
associatedWith Rathbone, William, 1787-1868. person
associatedWith Spurgeon, C. H. 1834-1892. person
associatedWith Stevenson, A. G. person
associatedWith Vivian, A. Pendarves 1834-1926. person
associatedWith Whitworth, Robert, Dd fl. 19th century. person
associatedWith Woods, Henry, 1846-1921. person
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Prohibition--History--19th century
Alcoholism--History--19th century
Temperance--Societies, etc.--History--19th century
Temperance--History--19th century
Temperance and religion
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Active 1859

Active 1885

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