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Police with alcohol taken from a bootlegger, Grafton, N.D.
Police with alcohol taken from a bootlegger, Grafton, N.D.
TitlePolice with alcohol taken from a bootlegger, Grafton, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1929-1931
DescriptionA police chief and a deputy sitting with the appropriate tools used to make alcohol during the time in which the 18th Amendment was in place. The finding of these materials led to an arrest of a bootlegger. There are numerous bottles of wine along with boxes and other big containers. In the background a car can be seen as well as a couple of buildings.
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General SubjectLaw
Subject (LCTGM)Stills (Distilleries)
Police
Alcoholic beverages
Prohibition
Personal NameJackson, Ralph W., 1890-1952
LocationGrafton (N.D.)
Walsh County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1920-1929
1930-1939
Item Number2101.16.4
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original7 x 12 cm.
Transcription"Bootlegging"- Handwritten on back of print;
"Pictured is police chief Ralph Jackson and a deputy with the bottles, crock, etc., necessary for making 'brew'. The apparatus was seized and led to the arrest of a 'bootlegger'."- Caption with photograph on page 248 of "A 100 Year Look at Grafton, North Dakota."
NotesPhotograph printed in "A 100 Year Look at Grafton, North Dakota", page 248.
Title supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown
Bibliographic ReferenceAnderson, V., J. Dahl, I. Raumin, & Gloria Thompson. A 100 Year Look at Grafton, North Dakota. Grafton, N.D.: Grafton Centennial Corporation, 1982.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionGrafton, N.D. Photograph Collection 2101
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/8537
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2101.16.4)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs006029
Original SourcePhotograph
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