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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 ... By the terms of the amendment, the country went dry one year later, on ... law the Cullen–Harrison Act, legalizing beer with an alcohol content of 3.2% ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prohibition

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. 2070 BC–ca. ... It was legalized again after his death, during the reign of his son Qi. ... After several years, prohibition failed in North America and elsewhere.

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 ... jobs and revenue by legalizing the liquor industry had an undeniable appeal.

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

Jun 3, 2015 ... Prohibition began on January 16, 1920, when the Eighteenth ... By 1905, three American states had already outlawed alcohol; by 1912, this ...

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

Jul 22, 2017 ... The prohibition of alcohol in the United States lasted for 13 years .... Beer Revenue Act. This legalized beer and wine with alcohol content up to ...

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

... and transportation of alcoholic beverages in the United States from 1920 to ... in 1838 and repealed two years later, which prohibited sales of spirits in less ...

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.theguardian.com/film/2012/aug/26/lawless-prohibition-gangsters-speakeasies

Aug 25, 2012 ... During Prohibition, a woman adds alcohol to her drink, poured from a ... dynamic country the prohibition of alcohol lasted for almost 14 years.