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Interview with Wheeler Everett Stinson, July 18, 1986

Part of Moonshiners and Revenuers Oral History Project

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Title:
Interview with Wheeler Everett Stinson, July 18, 1986
Creator:
Betty Ellison; interviewer. R. H. Stockton; interviewer. Wheeler Everett Stinson; interviewee.
Format:
oral histories
Publication date:
1986
Date uploaded:
2013
Description:
This is an interview with Wheeler Stinson, a former moonshiner. In this interview, he discusses how moonshine whiskey is made and transported, his relationship with law enforcement officials, and ways of concealing stills from both the law and other moonshiners. Russell Stockton, a former revenuer, also weighs in on ways that he caught moonshiners.
Language:
english
Publisher:
Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries
Repository:
University of Kentucky
Subject:
Appalachian Region, Distilling, illicit, Whiskey, Whiskey industry--Kentucky, Stinson, Wheeler Everett, Stinson, Wheeler Everett--Interviews
Type:
sound
Source:
Moonshiners and Revenuers Oral History Project
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt78gt5fch1k/data/mets.xml
Rights:
This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the owning repository. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws. Please go to http://kdl.kyvl.org for more information.