The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

What Joseph Medill said about prohibition in the year 1874

A copy of a handwritten letter in which Joseph Medill, managing editor of the Chicago Tribune and 26th Mayor of Chicago, wrote that he was against prohibition in 1874.


36.5 x 13 cm

Tribune Company


  • English

  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (March 5, 1933), p. 3

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