Add this Event to Calendar 12/09/2021 06:30 PM 12/09/2021 06:30 PM Prohibition on the Jersey Shore: A Virtual Program

Join historian Greg Caggiano for a presentation on rumrunning and Prohibition in New Jersey, with a focus on Monmouth County. Hear stories of mob violence, corruption, local legends, and how towns built up for religious retreats exploded into underworlds of crime. Greg serves on the board of directors for the Atlantic Highlands Historical Society, a town which was considered the capital of rumrunning on the East Coast. 

Q&A session will follow the lecture. 

This session will be conducted on Zoom and is free of charge. Registration and internet access are required to attend. Register below to receive emailed information on how to access the conversation. Registration closes on December 8 at noon; Zoom access link will be emailed after 4:00 pm that day.  

Permission to present a program on behalf of the Virtual Library or in Library facilities is not an endorsement by the Library. This program is protected by copyright law; recording in any manner, without written agreement from the presenter, is strictly prohibited.

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