Prohibition Era Leach family photo
Kathy Pinna

Prohibition Era

Agents pouring liquor down a sewer during the Prohibition era. New York City Deputy Police Commissioner John A Leach is watching while it looks like a man in the back is stealing liquor from a box! This was following a raid - probably on a speakeasy.

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress

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Prohibition Era

John A. Leach

Born: unknown
Died: unknown
Also in this photo: John A. Leach