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    Prohibition

    Drinking More

    Many Americans drank more during Prohibition.

    Drinking More

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    Prohibition

    Rum Row

    Boats would wait out at sea until nightfall to bring in illegal alcohol.

    Rum Row

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    Prohibition

    New York Cordial Stores

    Lou Alpern sold alcohol at his NYC cordial stores with the help of bribed policemen.

    New York Cordial Stores

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    Prohibition

    Satan's Seat (NYC)

    New York was Prohibition's biggest challenge.

    Satan's Seat (NYC)

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    Prohibition

    Official Trailer 2

    Discover the true story of America's "Great Experiment" in PROHIBITION.

    Official Trailer 2

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    Prohibition

    A Genuine American

    The 1928 Presidental election was a bitter battle of dirty politics directed at Al Smith.

    A Genuine American

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    Prohibition

    George Remus The Circle

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

    George Remus The Circle

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    Prohibition

    Mabel Walker Willebrandt

    Ms. Willebrandt was the Asst. Attny Gen. in charge of Prohibition enforcement.

    Mabel Walker Willebrandt

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    Prohibition

    The Gender Barrier is Broken

    Sexual mores start to change for Women during Prohibition.

    The Gender Barrier is Broken

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    Prohibition

    Federal Funding

    Neither the states nor the federal government wanted to fund Prohibition.

    Federal Funding

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    Prohibition

    The Volstead Act

    The Volstead Act was much stricter than anticipated.

    The Volstead Act

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    Prohibition

    Lois Long

    Lois Long, pen-name 'Lipstick,' wrote about speakeasies for the New Yorker.

    Lois Long

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    Prohibition

    Neal Dow

    An early prohibitionist, he was the wealthy mayor of Portland, Maine.

    Neal Dow

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    Prohibition

    Adolphus Busch

    Adolphus Busch was the biggest brewer of his day.

    Adolphus Busch

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    Prohibition

    The Roots of Prohibition

    The history of alcohol in America.

    The Roots of Prohibition

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    Prohibition

    Pauline Sabin

    Pauline Sabin was founder of the Women's Organization for National Prohibition Reform.

    Pauline Sabin

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    Prohibition

    Washington, D.C. Mass March

    In 1913 Prohibitionists marched on Washington, D.C. to demand a Prohibition Amendment.

    Washington, D.C. Mass March

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    Prohibition

    Last Call

    January 16, 1920 the 18th Amendment came into effect.

    Last Call

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    Prohibition

    Absolute Shall

    The problem of drink would have to be overcome through legislation.

    Absolute Shall

    Video thumbnail: Prohibition Frances Willard & Mary Hanchett Hunt

    Prohibition

    Frances Willard & Mary Hanchett Hunt

    The history of Frances Willard and Mary Hanchett Hunt in the WCTU.

    Frances Willard & Mary Hanchett Hunt

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    Prohibition

    Georgetown Bootlegging

    Don Ward talks about hiding illegal alcohol in Arlington Cemetery.

    Georgetown Bootlegging

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    Prohibition

    Clip: Episode 1 | Intro

    Watch the first minutes of episode one 'A Nation of Drunkards.'

    Clip: Episode 1 | Intro

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    Prohibition

    Eliza Jane Thompson

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

    Eliza Jane Thompson

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    Prohibition

    Extended Look | The Jazz Age

    Ken Burns and Wynton Marsalis talk about putting together the score for Prohibition.

    Extended Look | The Jazz Age

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