Download Full Text (1.9 MB)
Letter dated April 16, 1918 from Kersey Gowin to Attorney General William Langer informing Langer of rising prices for bootlegged alcohol and asking him to contact J. A. Coffee at the Internal Revenue Collector office in Aberdeen, South Dakota. Gowin hopes that Coffer will work with Langer and him, providing them with a list of Minot residents who have applied for a government license.
Prohibition, Alcohol, Investigation, Bootlegger, Kersey Gowin, Minot, J. A. Coffer
Internal Revenue Collector
J. A. Coffee, J. A Coffer, Kersey Gowin, William Langer, F. L. W.
Political History | United States History
Gowin, Kersey E., "Letter from Gowin to Langer Requesting that Langer contact IRS Official J. A. Coffee, 1918" (1918). William Langer Papers. 282.