Henry Horner Repeals Prohibition
Horner, Henry, 1878-1940
Drinking of alcoholic beverages
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Prohibition, which prohibited the sale and manufacturing of alcohol in the U.S., began on January 16, 1920, and was not repealed until December 5, 1933.
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Herbert Georg Collection
21 x 26 cm
Georg, Herbert, “Henry Horner Repeals Prohibition,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 27, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/20919.