Pioneer Specials

Volstead Fever: Prohibition in Minnesota

Special | 26m 43s

In coordination with Ken Burns' Prohibition, Pioneer Public TV is proud to present a local documentary on prohibition. Volstead Fever will feature the Congressional author of prohibition, Representative Andrew Volstead of Granite Falls, the impact prohibition had on the historic Schell's Brewery of New Ulm and Ghent, the first town in Minnesota to serve alcohol when prohibition ended.

Aired: 10/01/11

Rating: NR

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