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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prohibition_in_the_United_States

Prohibition in the United States was a nationwide constitutional ban on the production, ... Private ownership and consumption of alcohol were not made illegal under federal law, but .... When informal controls failed, there were legal options.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prohibition

For the general concept of legal prohibition, see Prohibitionism. For other uses, see Prohibition (disambiguation). A police raid confiscating illegal alcohol, in Elk Lake, Canada, in 1925. Prohibition is the illegality of the manufacturing, storage in barrels or bottles, transportation, ... The earliest records of prohibition of alcohol date to the Xia Dynasty (ca.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Prohibition_on_alcohol_(United_States)

Jun 3, 2015 ... By 1905, three American states had already outlawed alcohol; by 1912, ... When Prohibition ended, only half the breweries that had previously ...

www.history.com/topics/prohibition

It was ratified by the end of that year, bringing the Prohibition era to a close. ... Women played a strong role in the temperance movement, as alcohol was seen as ...

www.history.com/news/10-things-you-should-know-about-prohibition

Jan 16, 2015 ... Ninety-five years after its inception, learn 10 fascinating facts about America's ... served as one of the last nails in the coffin of legalized alcohol.

www.thespruce.com/united-states-prohibition-of-alcohol-760167

Nov 13, 2016 ... The Prohibition of alcohol in the United States is one of most famous times in ... 1919, and took effect one year later, beginning the era of Prohibition. .... Revenue Act. This legalized beer and wine with alcohol content up to ...

www.historicpatterson.org/Exhibits/ExhProhibition.php

It took just over one year for the Amendment to be ratified by the states. ... As a result of the legalization of alcohol, crime was actually reduced and many new ...

www.alternet.org/drugs/time-legalize-pot-we-legalized-alcohol-80-years-ago

Dec 4, 2013 ... Four decades have passed, to the day, since the end of disastrous alcohol prohibition. Eighty years ago, Congress made one of its smartest ...

www.britannica.com/event/Prohibition-United-States-history-1920-1933

Mar 23, 2017 ... Prohibition, legal prevention of the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcoholic beverages in the United States from 1920 to 1933. ... a Massachusetts law, passed in 1838 and repealed two years later, which prohibited ...

www.druglibrary.org/schaffer/library/studies/nc/nc2a.htm

Indeed, when the Puritans set sail to Massachusetts, they had taken care to ...... psychoses "to the legal restriction of the sale and use of alcoholic beverages, ...