Articles related to 18th amendment
18th Amendment - Text of the 18th Amendment - American History
The 18th amendment established prohibition. Read the text of the amendment here.
21st Amendment - Text of the 21st Amendment - American History
The 21st Amendment to the US Constitution was ratified on December 5, 1933. This amendment repealed the 18th amendment thereby ending prohibition.
Prohibition Era Timeline - American History - About.com
While the 18th amendment took away the right of individual Americans to drink alcohol, its success was short lived.
18th Amendment - 20th Century History - About.com
The 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution banned the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcohol (i.e. the beginning of Prohibition). It was ratified on ...
U.S Alcohol Prohibition - 18th Amendment (Volstead Act) - Cocktails
The 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution made it illegal to sell alcohol in the 1920's and 30's, though many drinkers found a way to secretly get their liquor ...
Prohibition - 20th Century History - About.com
While it was the 18th Amendment that established Prohibition, it was the Volstead Act (passed on October 28, 1919) that clarified the law. The Volstead Act ...
America's War On Drugs: Prohibition - US Politics - About.com
The 18th Amendment to the Constitution is perhaps the best-known legislative ban of an intoxicating substance, resulting in the period 1920-1933 being known ...
Prohibition Begins in the U.S. - 20th Century History - About.com
On January 16, 1920 (exactly one year after the 18th Amendment was ratified), this Amendment went into affect, making the manufacture, sale, and ...
Constitutional Questions - US Government - About.com
An amendment can only be changed or repealed by another amendment. For example the 18th Amendment prohibiting the manufacture and sale of alcoholic ...
Temperance Movement and Prohibition Timeline - Women's History
In 1918 and 1919, the federal government passed the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, making manufacture, transportation and sale of "intoxicating ...