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No Repeal: State of New York / July 4, 1855

Object Number: 
Z.3005
Date: 
ca. 1856
Description: 

An early New York prohibition law was passed by the state legislature in 1855, but was struck down by its Supreme Court soon after.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society
Exhibitions: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group