Temperance & Prohibition


Subject:
Beverages , United States History , Nineteenth Century , Twentieth Century , Alcoholic Beverages

Description:
Collection of essays, images, and other material on the history of prohibition in the U.S., "a measure designed to reduce drinking by eliminating the businesses that manufactured, distributed, and sold alcoholic beverages." Covers the U.S. brewing industry, the Woman's Crusade of 1873-74, the Anti-Saloon League, the Prohibition Party, and related topics. From The Ohio State University Department of History and the Goldberg Program for Excellence in Teaching.

Publisher:
Ohio State University (OSU) Department of History

Language:
English

Source:
http://prohibition.osu.edu


PID= res:lii-22866