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  • Dace Stubbs (Brown-Forman): Brand and the Changing World

    Dace Stubbs (Brown-Forman): Brand and the Changing World

    Dace Stubbs, member of the Brown-Forman board of directors, explains how the company was a leader in changing the bourbon industry with new 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/27847. Share

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  • Edwin Foote: Different Jobs in the Distillery

    Edwin Foote: Different Jobs in the Distillery

    Edwin “Ed” Foote, retired Master Distiller for the Stitzel-Weller Distillery, discusses the various jobs he performed as beer chemist for the five Seagram distilleries. 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/27913. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Career and Warehouse History

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Career and Warehouse History

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, discusses the various positions she has held over her career, including her managing the closing process of the Stitzel-Weller site in Louisville before it was designated as the barrel warehousing headquarters of North America. 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/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Changes in the Job

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Changes in the Job

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, discusses changes over the years, such as the introduction of computers and a faster-paced corporate culture. 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/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Her Role

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Her Role

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, discusses the role she and others played in the various stages of the plant’s history. 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/27911. Share

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  • John Boswell (Independent Stave Co.): Early Years

    John Boswell (Independent Stave Co.): Early Years

    John Boswell, former President of Independent Stave Company, discusses his childhood, his family, and why he entered the industry at just ten years old. 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/28010. Share

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  • John Boswell (Independent Stave Co.): Teaching His Son

    John Boswell (Independent Stave Co.): Teaching His Son

    John Boswell, former President of Independent Stave Company, tells of how he taught the business to his son Brad. 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/28010. Share

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  • John Boswell (Independent Stave Co.): Family Business

    John Boswell (Independent Stave Co.): Family Business

    John Boswell, former President of Independent Stave Company, affirms the value of family business and expresses his pride in his and his son Brad’s work. 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/28010. Share

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  • Joseph Magliocco (Michter’s): Early Life

    Joseph Magliocco (Michter’s): Early Life

    Joseph Magliocco, President of Michter’s Distillery, discusses his childhood and education in New York, and how he entered the spirits business in Kentucky. 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/28011. Share

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