Temperance & Women’s Suffrage

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Temperance & Women’s Suffrage

Founded in 1852, with a Grand Lodge of North America organized in 1855, the Independent Order of Good Templars (IOGT) was a total abstinence temperance organization. From its inception, the group accepted men and women equally as members. Women frequently…


Source: National Heritage Museum