Samuel W. Dike Papers 1870-1913 (bulk 1890-1913)

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Samuel W. Dike Papers, 1870-1913, (bulk 1890-1913)

Samuel W. Dike Papers 1870-1913 (bulk 1890-1913)

Congregational minister and social reformer. Correspondence, speeches, articles, book drafts, an unfinished autobiography, lecture notes, family papers, reports, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating chiefly to Dike's correspondence with members of the National Divorce Reform League (later known as the National League for the Protection of the Family) and others pertaining mainly to business matters and social and family problems. Also included are reports, published material, and printed matter concerning the family, divorce, and temperance.

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