Benson: The 18th Amendment, prohibition and regulation

January 15, 2014 at 5:07 pm in Uncategorized

On Jan. 16, 1919, Nebraska’s Legislature voted to ratify the 18th Amendment that prohibited “the manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors.” Because Nebraska was the 36th state to ratify the amendment, the temperance movement…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com