Association Against Prohibition Amendment Clippings, 1916, MS. 1544

Association against Prohibition Amendment Clippings, 1916
Maryland Historical Society

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Association against Prohibition Amendment Clippings, 1916
Maryland Historical Society


Contact Information:
Manuscripts Department
Maryland Historical Society Library
201 West Monument Street
Baltimore MD 21201-4674


Descriptive Summary

Association against Prohibition Amendment Clippings, 1916

MS. 1544

Maryland Historical Society

Baltimore MD 21201-4674


Scope and Content

This collection is composed of copies of newspaper, newsletter and theatre program clippings; and copies of fourteen broadsides arguing for the wet vote in 1916.

Foldered separately is the series, The Vital Issue, a full page ad run daily, except Sunday, from October 2 - November 6. Two No. 18 ads were printed; one on Saturday, October 21, the other on Monday, October 23. Perhaps to compensate when the mistake was discovered, there is no No. 20 in this series of 31 ads. All copies in this series were originally printed on page 4 of the Baltimore News.


The following publications are represented in this collection:


Academy [Theatre] Program


Annapolis Capital (also known as Evening Capital)


Auditorium [Theatre] Program


Baltimore American (also known as The American)


Baltimore County Sentinel, Highlandtown, Maryland

Baltimore Journal of Commerce


Baltimore News (also known as The News)


Baltimore Sun (also known as The Sun)


Baltimore Star (also known as The Star)


Baltimore Trades-Unionist (also known as B.T. Unionist)


Brunswick Times


Catonsville Argus




Colonial [Theatre] Program


Daily News, Frederick (also known as Frederick News)


Detroit Free Press


Emmittsburg Chronicle (also known as Weekly Chronicle)


Evening Sun


Ford's [Theatre] Program


Frederick Citizen


Frederick Post (also known as Post)


Gayety [Theatre] Program


Gayety nl [newsletter]


German Correspondent


Labor Leader


Jeffersonian, Towson, Maryland (also known as Towson Jeffersonian)


Maryland [Theatre] Program


Towson Union News (also known as Union News)


Palace [Theatre] Program


Container List

Box 1

n.d., August 2 - November 3, 1916


Box 2

November 4 - November 17, 1916


Broadsides, n.d., [September, October]


The Vital Issue, No. 1-31, October 2 - November 6, 1916



Mary E. Herbert

May 29, 1997