4 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Stills (Distilleries)"
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Letter from Citizens of Gilchrist County to Governor Doyle Carlton Asking for Help with Prohibition Enforcement, 1929

Letter from Citizens of Gilchrist County to Governor Doyle Carlton Asking for Help with Prohibition Enforcement, 1929

Date
1929-04-05
Description
Letter from citizens of Gilchrist County asking Governor Doyle Carlton to send revenue officers down to the area between Bell and the "Townsend settlement" to apprehend locals who were operating illicit whiskey stills. The letter accuses several specific individuals. The letter warns the governor not to consult with Gilchrist County officials because some of them also have stills.
Collection
Letter from Mrs. B.H. Smith Asking Governor Doyle Carlton to Send Help to Combat Moonshining Near Palmdale, 1931

Letter from Mrs. B.H. Smith Asking Governor Doyle Carlton to Send Help to Combat Moonshining Near Palmdale, 1931

Date
1931-07-19
Description
Letter from Mrs. B.H. Smith of Palmdale in Glades County, asking Governor Doyle Carlton for help stopping moonshining in the area. According to Mrs. Smith, several moonshiners were operating in the area and selling illicit whiskey to local men, causing them to neglect their families. Mrs. Smith notes that the local sheriff is of no help because he is connected with some of the moonshiners. The letter was "written by a friend" and was probably dictated by Martha Smith, wife of Henry B. Smith of Palmdale.
Collection
Old Tom Jones Distillery Advertisement, ca. 1912

Old Tom Jones Distillery Advertisement, ca. 1912

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for the Old Tom Jones Distillery in Jacksonville listing products sold and their cost.
Collection
Old Tom Jones Distillery Order Form, ca. 1912

Old Tom Jones Distillery Order Form, ca. 1912

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
A list of prices for Old Tom Jones Distillery rye whiskey, corn whiskey and gin.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s204_b034_f04_x01Letter from Citizens of Gilchrist County to Governor Doyle Carlton Asking for Help with Prohibition Enforcement, 1929TextProhibition--Florida
Distilling, Illicit
Stills (Distilleries)
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s204_b034_f07_x01Letter from Mrs. B.H. Smith Asking Governor Doyle Carlton to Send Help to Combat Moonshining Near Palmdale, 1931TextProhibition--Florida
Distilling, Illicit
Stills (Distilleries)
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n2017-131_b001_f06_x03Old Tom Jones Distillery Advertisement, ca. 1912TextDistilleries
Stills (Distilleries)
Liquors
Whiskey
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n2017-131_b001_f06_x04Old Tom Jones Distillery Order Form, ca. 1912TextDistilleries
Stills (Distilleries)
Liquors
Whiskey
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