Henry Horner Repeals Prohibition

Title

Henry Horner Repeals Prohibition

Subject

Horner, Henry, 1878-1940
Prohibition
Governors
Illinois. Governor
Drinking of alcoholic beverages
Liquor laws

Description

Governor Henry Horner signs papers repealing prohibition in Illinois as two men look on. Prohibition, which prohibited the sale and manufacturing of alcohol in the U.S., began on January 16, 1920, and was not repealed until December 5, 1933.

Creator

Georg, Herbert

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1933-03-15

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

401149
Herbert Georg Collection
HGS-1361

Original Format

commercial print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

21 x 26 cm

Citation

Georg, Herbert, “Henry Horner Repeals Prohibition,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 27, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/20919.