100th Anniversary of Prohibition

“Volstead – The economics and reach of a legacy “, by Jess Gorman, Granite Falls and Clarkfield Advocate Tribune, March, 2020

The Granite Falls Man behind Prohibition on TPT Almanac.

Video about the history of Prohibition

Documentary on creating Over the Barrel, a Prohibition Musical

Full performance of Over the Barrel, A Prohibition Musical ” Sing your song while your tongue’s still wet!”

CBS Saturday this morning aired The Legacy of Prohibition on October 26, 2019.

The History and Legacy of Prohibition aired November 7 , 2019 on WOSU public radio.

Follow the Minnesota River Valley National Scenic Byway’s Prohibition Itinerary

Prohibition Timeline

January 16, 1919 – 18th Amendment ratified

October 28, 1919 – Volstead Act or National Prohibition Enforcement Act was passed

January 17, 1920 – Prohibition went into effect

April 7, 1933 – legal sales of beer were allowed, National Beer Day

December 5, 1933, Repeal Day, the 21st Amendment was ratified repealing Prohibition


Anti Saloon League Museum, Westerville, Ohio

Ken Burns Prohibition on PBS

Volstead Fever: Prohibition in Minnesota Pioneer Public TV