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
This is a beautiful antique serving tray from C. H. Wittenberg Distilling Company in St. Louis, MO,Circa 1900. The tray was advertising their Blue Wing Whiskey. There are two versions of the Blue Wing Whiskey Tray from this distillery, both from the 1900 era. The C. H. Wittenberg Distillery operated from 1884-1918. Prohibition ended their business like many other liquor manufacturers.