1 Reply Latest reply on Sep 23, 2021 10:22 AM by Rachael Salyer

    The history of “Street Cocktail” Drinks

    Marvis Johnson Newbie

      I am seeking all articles and links that pertain to “street cocktail” drinks.  These are drinks that are illegally sold on streets that contain alcohol.

        • Re: The history of “Street Cocktail” Drinks
          Rachael Salyer Pioneer

          Dear Mr. Marvis,

           

          Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!

           

          Depending on the time period and location you are interested in, you may need to search in various places for the information you are looking for.

           

          If you are interested in federal records, we suggest that you use the National Archives Catalog to search for relevant records. You can use the Advanced Search features to narrow your results by time period, type of record, and more. You may need to use a variety of keywords or search terms to find the most helpful results, and if you can provide us with more specific information about your research (e.g. dates, locations, type of information you’re seeking), then we may be able to provide more assistance.

           

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