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7pm Elgin during Prohibition with Jerry Turnquist at Gail Borden Public Library

January 15 @ 1:00 am - 2:00 am CST
Gail Borden Public Library, 270 North Grove Avenue
Elgin, IL 60120 United States
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Tuesday, January 14 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm "What, no beer?" Prohibition began in 1920, but it wasn’t the first time Elgin was “dry.” Historian Jerry Turnquist reveals earlier efforts to limit liquor sales in the city through the repeal of Prohibition in 1933. Presented in partnership with Elgin Community Network and the Elgin History Museum. …

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