prohibition

1930s

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WS of neighborhood streets in San Francisco. Still shots of makeshift…

1920s

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Universal Newspaper Newsreel title card reads, "Gen. Edwards Flays Drys…

1920s

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Montage of roaring twenties flapper fashion. Line of women dancing. CU…

1920s

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Herbert Hoover addresses a parading procession of people with a speech…

1920s

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Footage from the prohibition era. Short clips at a party. People dance…

1930s

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Dancing and singing at nightclub. CU three middle-aged white men…

1910s, 1920s, 1930s

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This clip contains footage of Woodrow Wilson, an assembly line, troops…

1920s

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This clip is about people drinking after the end of prohibition. It…

1930s

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This clip contains footage taken after the end of prohibition. It…

1930s

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Glowing signs advertising nightclubs and theaters. Swing music being…

1920s

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US Customs officials seizing illegal booze from a cargo ship during…

1920s

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Open sea, with a small bootleggers sail boat bobbing in the water. Rum…