[Falstaff Beer Trucks]

Description:

Beer trucks belonging to the Lightsey Carroll Company Distributors stand at the ready to deliver beer to thirsty Austinites. Featuring the Capitol in the background lends an air of legality to beer distribution, particularly considering that Prohibition had ended just five months before.

Creator(s): Ellison Photo Co.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Creation Date: May 25, 1934
Partner(s):
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection(s):
Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives
Usage:
Total Uses: 493
Past 30 days: 18
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 25, 1934
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
May 25, 1934
Description:

Beer trucks belonging to the Lightsey Carroll Company Distributors stand at the ready to deliver beer to thirsty Austinites. Featuring the Capitol in the background lends an air of legality to beer distribution, particularly considering that Prohibition had ended just five months before.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection:
Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: C06561
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth125330
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image