A 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.
Where did the scofflaws frequent during the prohibition years in Seattle and Tacoma?
Get out that cocktail shaker, and mix yourself a Prohibition style drink. Or try our suggestion, and serve up the Ken Burns Effect. It’s the Cat’s Meow.
Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, and Daniel Okrent discuss "Prohibition" at Merchants Cafe in Seattle.
Get in touch with your inner flapper and brush up on the lingo from the 1920s. Are you a tomato, a flapper, or a Trotzky?
An overview of the period leading up to Prohibition in Washington state.
A look at British Columbia’s role during and after Prohibition in Washington State.
We look back to the reasons prohibition failed and the accomplishments in regulation the government gained with its repeal.