Schenley Distillers Corporation records

Abstract

The Schenley Distillers Corporation records (dated 1937; .06 cubic feet; 1 item) consist of a bound volume of corporate papers concerning the litigation and takeover of the Bernheim Distilling Co., based in Louisville, Kentucky, by the Schenley Distillers Corporation.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Schenley Distillers Corporation records
Date
1937
Extent
0.06 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Distilleries -- Kentucky -- History.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2011ms100: [identification of item], Schenley Distillers Corporation records, 1937, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The Schenley Distillers Corporation, founded in Western Pennsylvania, acquired the Bernheim Distillers Company from Isaac Wolfe Bernheim in 1937. The Bernheim Distillers Company, based in Louisville, Kentucky, was one of ten distillers allowed to make bourbon during Prohibition for medicinal purposes.
Scope and Content
The Schenley Distillers Corporation records (dated 1937; .06 cubic feet; 1 box) consist of a bound volume of corporate papers concerning the litigation and takeover of the Bernheim Distilling Co., based in Louisville, Kentucky, by the Schenley Distillers Corporation.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.

Contents of the Collection

Schenley Distillers Corporation records, 1937

  • Box 1, folder 8
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