Face time: Minnesota History Center's Prohibition ball

  • Article by: PHOTOS BY CHRIS KELLEHER , Special to the Star Tribune
  • Updated: November 16, 2013 - 8:45 PM

How better to celebrate the opening of the Minnesota History Center’s exhibit on Prohibition than with a Bootleggers Ball? In addition to dressing the part of flappers and gangsters, guests learned the Charleston and shimmy, had their mugshots taken and sipped moonshine cocktails for the one-night speakeasy. The exhibit, “American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition,” runs through mid-March.







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