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Prohibition

PREVIEW: JAZZ AGE

3:06

Ken Burns, Lynn Novick and Wynton Marsalis discuss what it takes to put together the score for PROHIBITION, and how the music takes on a life of it's own.

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Adolphus Busch

Adolphus Busch was the biggest brewer of his day.

3:57

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Al Capone Beer Wars

Gang violence of Chicago's bootleggers escalates

5:04

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Al Capone Downfall

Al Capone is finally caught by the government for failing to file income tax

5:04

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Al Capone Murder to Massacre

On Feb. 14, 1929, seven men are gunned down and the public is incensed.

7:31

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Eliza Jane Thompson

Eliza Jane Thompson led a group of women in prayer while protesting in front of saloons

7:12

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Fiorella LaGuardia

Fiorella LaGuarida was a NY congressman and critic of Prohibition

3:30

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George Remus The Circle

George Remus, a Chicago lawyer became king of the bootleggers.

7:58

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Previews of Prohibition6

Prohibition

PBS Previews: PROHIBITION

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick discuss their upcoming film, PROHIBITION

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Prohibition

PROHIBITION Preview

A 3 minute look at PROHIBITION

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