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  • Thomas Ripy: Growing up in a Bourbon Family

    Thomas Ripy: Growing up in a Bourbon Family

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, discusses his early family life and some of his ancestors who were involved in the bourbon business. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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  • Thomas Ripy: Ripy Family History

    Thomas Ripy: Ripy Family History

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, tells the history of the Ripy Brothers Distillery before and after Prohibition. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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  • Thomas Ripy: Prohibition-Era Distillers

    Thomas Ripy: Prohibition-Era Distillers

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, discusses the Dowlings and other industry leaders during Prohibition. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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  • Thomas Ripy: After Prohibition

    Thomas Ripy: After Prohibition

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, discusses the families that stayed in the business after Prohibition was repealed. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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  • Thomas Ripy: History of Tyrone, Anderson County

    Thomas Ripy: History of Tyrone, Anderson County

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, discusses the history of the town of Tyrone in Anderson County Kentucky through Probition and afterwards. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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  • Thomas Ripy: What Makes Good Bourbon?

    Thomas Ripy: What Makes Good Bourbon?

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, discusses what makes good bourbon: the good limestone water, traditions of distilling among many of the settlers, and an abundance of corn. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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  • Thomas Ripy: Old Joe and Joe Lewis Brands

    Thomas Ripy: Old Joe and Joe Lewis Brands

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, tells the history of two early bourbon brands. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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  • Thomas Ripy: World Bourbon

    Thomas Ripy: World Bourbon

    Thomas Ripy, great-grandson of the Tyrone, KY, distiller T. B. Ripy, discusses the growth of international bourbon markets. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27888. Share

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