Americana Ebrietatis The Favorite Tipple of our Forefathers and the Laws and Customs Relating Thereto
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Americana Ebrietatis The Favorite Tipple of our Forefathers and the Laws and Customs Relating Thereto

By Hewson L. Peeke
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Table of Contents
  • AMERICANA EBRIETATIS
  • CONTENTS
  • CHAPTER I Customs Based on Race Source of Population
  • CHAPTER II Early Attempts at Regulation by Legislation
    • Tariffs
    • Internal Revenue Tax
  • CHAPTER III Schools and Colleges
  • CHAPTER IV Bench and Bar
  • CHAPTER V Church and Clergy
  • CHAPTER VI Relation of George Washington to the Liquor Traffic
    • Relation of Other Prominent Americans to the Liquor Traffic
  • CHAPTER VII The Slave Trade
    • The Southern Planter
    • The Indian Tribes
    • Politics and Elections
    • Early Defiance of Law
  • CHAPTER VIII Christenings—Marriages—Funerals
  • CHAPTER IX Vendues—Chopping Bees—House Bees—Wood Spells—Clearing Bees
    • Traveling and Taverns
  • CHAPTER X Extent and Effect of the Traffic at Flood Tide
    • Whiskey as Money
    • Temperance Societies
  • Transcribers' Notes
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