Featured is a rather interesting tin sign from the Old Crow Sour Mash Whiskey Brand, made by the W.A. Gaines Company. The W. A. Gaines Company started in 1868 in downtown Frankfort, Kentucky and remained in business until the start of prohibition. The use of rats crawling over the sour mash whiskey bottle baffles me,…Details
The American Pride Whiskey Brand was a well known brand produced in Pekin, Illinois before Prohibition. Pekin was notorious in the amount of whiskey the town produced before prohibition, and the American Pride brand was probably the biggest seller produced from this city.