Prohibition

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7HAM/2/14
  • Dates of Creation
      1919
  • Physical Description
      6 items

Scope and Content

Manuscript of sermon or article titled 'Prohibition versus State Purchase'. With related press cuttings and the following material relating to voting in favour of national prohibition in New Zealand in an election, 17 Dec 1919:

* Typescript letter from Major General Sir Andrew Russell to RS Gray, dated 24 Nov 1919, written from Wellington, New Zealand, supporting Prohibition.

* Flyer [produced by the Temperance Party of New Zealand] featuring a small boy and the slogan 'Liquor won't help them to be better men, will it?'

* Flyer encouraging voting in favour of national prohibition