United Distillers Photograph Collection, ca. 1940-ca. 1969

Descriptive Summary

Title
United Distillers Photograph Collection, ca. 1940-ca. 1969
Creator
United Distillers
Extent
150 items
Subjects
Bernheim Distillery Co.
Dant Distillery Co.
Distilleries-- Kentucky-- Photographs.
Distilleries-- Tennessee-- Photographs.
Ekron (Ky.)-- Description-- Views.
I.W. Harper Distilling Co.
Schenley Distillery Co.
Finding Aid Author
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Photographs of distilleries, cooperage operations, and miscellaneous activities associated with distilleries and the whiskey industry in Ky. Included are photographs of distillery plants in Gethsemane (Dant Distillery Co.) and Loretto, Ky.; the Bernheim Distillery Co., Schenley Distillery, and I.W. Harper Distilling Co. in Louisville; and a distillery in Tullahoma, Tenn. Of interest is a series of photographs of Ekron, Ky., taken in 194 -1950. Ekron in Meade County was the site of the Pebbleford Distillery