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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian12 Jan 2022 2:45 p.m. PST

Though the phrases are often used interchangeably, rum running refers to bootlegging that occurs on water. Learn about the notorious practice of smuggling alcohol through the water during prohibition with Legacy of the Lakes Museum.

Join us online! This class will be held using the online platform, Zoom. Prior to the class, you will receive an email from the instructor with the Zoom invitation to access the class. Simply click the link on the day and time of the class and Kaci will lead you through the class from the comfort of your own home!

Alexandria Public Schools: link

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP12 Jan 2022 2:54 p.m. PST

Interesting.

Jim

HMS Exeter12 Jan 2022 2:58 p.m. PST

There's a Great Lakes Cruel Seas game in there somewhere.

rustymusket Supporting Member of TMP12 Jan 2022 4:18 p.m. PST

Those do-it-yourself classes or really popular.

Prince Alberts Revenge12 Jan 2022 6:25 p.m. PST

link

This is an excellent book on some of the vessels and actions between smugglers and government boats

Thresher01 Supporting Member of TMP14 Jan 2022 5:19 p.m. PST

I'd be curious to know who is teaching it, and what their name(s) and ancestry are.

There was a pretty famous family involved in this activity a while back, with great financial success.

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