Columbus Neighborhoods

Westerville's Prohibition History #426

Sunday, May 27, 12:00 pm on HD

Duration: 0:26:46

Description: The Anti-Saloon League For decades Westerville was the home of The Anti-Saloon League, the nation’s most powerful and effective prohibition organization. Historians Beth Weinhardt and Ed Lentz explain how this small Ohio town played an outsize role in one of the most divisive chapters in U. S. history. Temperance Row What happens when a craft brewery sets up shop in the city once known as the Dry Capital of the World? Charlene Brown explores. Driving With Darbee: Hanby House Architectural historian Jeff Darbee visits the Hanby House in Westerville, once a stop on the Underground Railroad.


Broadcast In: English