This pamphlet contains a copy of a speech by J. H. Ritchie, the "County Lecturer of Montgomery County" Kansas. He was part of the Farmers Alliance movement and was also listed as associate editor of the "Industrial Free Press," in Winfield, Kansas. The sub-treasury plan was part of the Alliance party platform aimed at putting more money into circulation and increasing farmers' incomes. Such lectures were part of the Alliance's efforts to educate the people.
Creator: Ritchie, J. H.
Item Number: 200115
Call Number: K 329.84 P39 Pam. v. 1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 200115
Agriculture - Farm organizations - Farmer's Alliance
Business and Industry - Agricultural Industries
Business and Industry - Banking
Collections - Library
Date - 1890s
Government and Politics - Reform and Protest - Populism
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Booklet
Places - Counties - Montgomery
Thematic Time Period - Age of Reform, 1880 - 1917 - Populism, 1890 - 1900
Type of Material - Printed materials - Pamphlets