xt76dj58dk4s https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt76dj58dk4s/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt76dj58dk4s/data/1997ms419.dao.xml Elkhorn Distillery. (Georgetown, Ky.) 18681872 0.3 Cubic Feet 3 items These three letterbooks detail business transactions and other business-related notes for the Elkhorn Distillery between 1868 and 1872. collections English University of Kentucky 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.  For information about permissions to reproduce or publish, contact the Special Collections Research Center. Elkhorn Distillery Records Business records--Kentucky--Georgetown. Business records--Kentucky--Lexington. Distilleries--Kentucky--History. Elkhorn Distillery Records text Elkhorn Distillery Records 1868 2012 true xt76dj58dk4s collection true 1997ms419 
     
         1997MS419 
         
             
                 Elkhorn Distillery Records, 1868-1872
                     1997MS419 
                 
                 Finding aid prepared by Julie Williams 
             
             
                 
                     
                 
                 University of Kentucky Special Collections 
                 
                     Special Collections 
                     Margaret I. King Building, North 
                     Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 
                     (859) 257-8611 
                     SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 
                 
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             Elkhorn Distillery Records 
             1997MS419 
             
                 University of Kentucky Special Collections 
             
             
                 
             
             
                 0.3 Cubic Feet 
                 3 items 
             
             1868-1872 
             These three letterbooks detail business transactions and other business-related notes for the Elkhorn Distillery between 1868 and 1872. 
             
                 Elkhorn Distillery. (Georgetown, Ky.) 
             
         
         
             Arrangement note 
             Collection is arranged chronologically. 
         
         
             Preferred Citation note 
             1997MS419: [identification of item], Elkhorn Distillery Records, 1868-1872, University of Kentucky Special Collections. 
         
         
             Scope and Contents note 
             The Elkhorn Distillery Records consist of three letterbooks. 
             The first letterbook, 1868 August 29 to late 1870, is inscribed by James M. Stone in Paynes Depot, Scott County, Kentucky. The letterbook contains letters from Stone to various business associates. The main subjects of the letters discuss sending money to various associates for the purchase of crops (rye, corn, etc.), the market price of crops, and requests for associates to purchase items on his behalf. Some notes include details about the date of purchase for various items, and requests for items to be shipped. 
             The second letterbook, 1868 November 10 to 1870 April 27, contains letters signed on behalf of Stone & Shropshire in Lexington, Kentucky. The letters were sent to various business associates in other states confirming sale and orders for barrels. 
             The third letterbook, 1871 November 27 to 1872 July 12, is inscribed by J.C. Cantrill in Georgetown, Scott County, Kentucky. The letterbook contains additional business letters signed by Stone & Shropshire. The letters contain details about the sale and number of barrels purchased. 
         
         
             Conditions Governing Access note 
             Collection is open to researchers by appointment. 
         
         
             Conditions Governing Use note 
             The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. 
         
         
             Historical note 
             The Elkhorn Distillery was located in Paynes Depot, a small town outside of Georgetown, Kentucky. The exact dates of operation for the Elkhorn Distillery are unknown. 
         
         
             Mifflin, Charles 
             Business records--Kentucky--Georgetown. 
             Business records--Kentucky--Lexington. 
             Distilleries--Kentucky--History. 
             Kentucky--History--19th century. 
         
         
             
                 
                     Letterbook 
                     1 
                     1868 Aug. 29-1870 
                 
             
             
                 
                     Letterbook 
                     2 
                     1868 Nov. 10-1870 Apr. 27 
                 
             
             
                 
                     Letterbook 
                     3 
                     1871 Nov. 27-1872 July 12