Bourbon Label Collections

Title

Bourbon Label Collections

Description

Henry Miller Scrapbook, 1850s (Mss. M647a): A scrapbook of samples of engravings used by Henry Miller and Co. The family name at an earlier date was Mueller. The samples include advertising for their business and labels for others such as patent medicines, toiletries, spirits, embossed and engraved envelopes and cards of all sizes.

Whiskey Label Collection, 1934-1949 (Mss. W576): Collection contains numerous whiskey bottle labels. These labels include whiskey names, distiller names, proofs, and commercial logos. Also included are a few labels for other alcoholic beverages such as wine, brandy, gin, and beer. Other labels included note the age of the whiskey, proof, and various warnings.

Creator

Henry Miller and Co.
Miscellaneous whiskey companies

Source

Filson special collections

Date

1850s, 1934 - 1949

Rights

The Filson Historical Society believes that the item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information. https://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?language=en
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Format

Whiskey labels

Type

Still images

Identifier

Mss. A M647a
Mss. A W576

Collection Items

Superior Old Bourbon Whiskey Label
Label reads: Geo Welby, Louisville Ky.

Oriental Rosebud Tobacco Label
Label reads: Manufactured by N.B. Dickinson Richmond, Va.

Sleepy Hollow Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Label
Label reads: Bottled for Maloney-Davidson Co. Incorporated, Louisville Ky.

Stoney Fort Blended Whiskey Label
Label reads: Blended by Old Kentucky Distillery Incorporated, Louisville Ky.

Town Hall Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Label
Label reads: Bottled by Hilmar Ehrmann & Co. Incorporated, Louisville Ky.
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