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Interview with Taft Davis, July 18, 1986

Part of Moonshiners and Revenuers Oral History Project

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Title:
Interview with Taft Davis, July 18, 1986
Creator:
Betty Ellison; interviewer. R. H. Stockton; interviewer. Taft Davis; interviewee.
Format:
oral histories
Publication date:
1986
Date uploaded:
2013
Description:
Taft Davis is a former moonshiner who lives in Wayne County, Kentucky. In this interview, he talks about the process of making and selling moonshine whiskey, his encounters with law enforcement, and ways that he evaded the law.
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, Davis, Taft, Davis, Taft--Interviews
Type:
sound
Source:
Moonshiners and Revenuers Oral History Project
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7j0z70x090/data/mets.xml
Rights:
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