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 beautiful colonial military scene features Lady Liberty holding a red piece of cloth over a bottle of James E. Pepper’s whiskey or bourbon brand. This tin sign is incredibly colorful, and is very hard to find. The Jas. E. Pepper Distillery was based in Louisville, KY before prohibition. The company put out a lot of early patriotic themed advertising.