A look back at 61 years of prohibition in Colorado Springs

This 1877 lithograph shows how people drank despite Colorado Springs' ban on alcohol, often getting drinks through a mysterious hole in the wall of empty storefronts. By Harry Ogden, courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District.
This 1877 lithograph shows how people drank despite Colorado Springs' ban on alcohol, often getting drinks through a mysterious hole in the wall of empty storefronts. By Harry Ogden, courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District.
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