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Distilling industries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Blue Grass Cooperage Company Records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1988_038-UA
Scope and Contents This collection from the Blue Grass Cooperage Company of Brown-Forman Distillers Corporation consist of two bound copies of job analysis for all employees and one folder of black and white photographs. Written in 1948, the job analysis book includes detailed descriptions of every job in the company from Finishing Department foreman to janitors and food workers. Although pay rates are not included, basis of pay and routes of promotion and training are listed. The two books are identical in text,...

H.W. Coyte Manuscript, History of Kentucky Distilleries

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1988_118-UA
Scope and Contents This 151-page typescript, researched and written by Coyte, chronicles the rise and fall of more than 180 distilling operations scattered across thirty-one central Kentucky and Ohio River counties. Brief entries, arranged by county, trace changes of ownership, identify brand names produced by the firms, and document the impact of Prohibition and Repeal on the distilling industry in the 1920s and '30s. Distillery sites are marked on accompanying county maps.In addition to the...