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Cheers! Prohibition Was Repealed 83 Years Ago Today

Raise a glass and cheer.  Repeal of Prohibition occurred Dec. 5, 1933, when Ohio, Pennsylvania and Utah voted to repeal the 18th Amendment to the Constitution, which had imposed Prohibition upon the land. Repeal had become a central plank of … Continue reading

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National Archives Exhibit Highlights Nation’s Two Views

Who knew? There’s more to see at the National Archives in Washington than the original Declaration of Independence and the original U.S. Constitution. A terrific exhibit opening today — weather permitting — features a number of exhibits from the Archives’ … Continue reading

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