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James E. Pepper distillery, 1951

Posted on December 2, 2015 | in Uncategorized | by
The James E. Pepper and Company. on Old Frankfort Pike in August, 1951. Herald-Leader Archive Photo

The James E. Pepper Co., a Kentucky whiskey distillery on Old Frankfort Pike, in August 1951. The distillery was established in 1776 by Elijah Pepper and was the oldest brand of whiskey in the country until it ceased production in 1958. Herald-Leader Archive Photo

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