Temperance Movement

Where alcohol is not to be consumed!!!

Year & Colonies

The Temperance movement started in 1826, within 12 years claiming more than 8,000 local groups and over 1,500,000 members


The temperance movement all started when a women named Carry Nation realized that her husband died from drinking to much alcohol. She also realized that he was becoming very abusive to her and his children. She didn't like what she was seeing, so she and her group of women who also hated alcohol started the temperance movement.



Other Organization Involved

Sons of Temperance