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PROHIBITION is a three-part, five-and-a-half-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that tells the story of the rise, rule, and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and the entire era it encompassed.

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1920s prohibition posters This is another poster about prohibition. I chose it because it asks a great question. Are people willing to spend money on alcohol or on soldiers at war.

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The Gray Report: Ken Burns' Prohibition: Good television, careful politics

The Gray Report: Ken Burns' Prohibition: Good television, careful politics

Own it on iTunes. LOVE it! Ken Burns is an amazing writer and the ultimate Obi Wan Kenobi of archival film and photo research.

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