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#181 JimmyandJen

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Posted 29 December 2018 - 02:48 AM

That is an amazing collection of bottles you have Oliver.  So much history there.


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#182 junior07

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Posted 29 December 2018 - 03:41 AM

I found this picture to go with my Chattanooga bottles and adds, in the picture on the left is the Chattanooga beer company and next to it is the Motlow distillery.

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#183 JimmyandJen

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Posted 29 December 2018 - 04:52 AM

Awesome picture Jeff.  Could you get us a better picture on the left?  It blurs out as I zoom in.   :( 



#184 Schwabenkind

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Posted 29 December 2018 - 03:20 PM

That is an amazing collection of bottles you have Oliver. So much history there.


Thank you.
Die found time to do lots of research the last days...
Great site with lots of Info and pics is...
http://tennevaguy.tr....com/index.html
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Posted 29 December 2018 - 06:12 PM

Here you go jimmy, it’s a picture of the St Louis warehouse that lem bought.

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Posted 29 December 2018 - 10:37 PM

Only one word Oliver........
AMAZING !!!
Love these old whiskey bottles mate !


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Posted 31 December 2018 - 01:55 AM

Today I spend some hours to get Information about my newest found...
Found her on ebay and tried to get Information about on pre-pro com...
Nur nothing about. So I decidet to do it my sell.. did not know that she is full of history...Screenshot_20181230-210523_eBay.jpg
It should be a backbar bottle
The company's founder William Burke Belknap the elder (1811–1884) was born in Brimfield, Massachusetts.
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Then he foundet the Pendennis Club of Louisville. The first club house of which, in 1848.
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In 1923, the Belknap Hardware and Manufacturing Building was built at 101-23 East Main Street in Louisville's General Business District on the site of the second Galt House.
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And in 1880 he bought salesrooms for J.T.S. Brown. And 1910Screenshot_20181230-222127_Chrome.jpg
.By 1910, 111 became home to the Old Kentucky Distillery and Thompson Straight Whiskey Co..
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Think a great background for so a bottle.
So now Time to sleep...

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Posted 31 December 2018 - 03:30 AM

Fantastic , and very interesting information !!!  I would have NEVER dreamed there was a connection between Belknap Hardware and the Brown family  !!!!  Great work my friend !!!

 

Sweet bottle too !!!!!


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#189 MikeandJack

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Posted 31 December 2018 - 04:49 AM

Great information Oliver!

I really enjoyed reading it & looking at the pictures.

These are some amazing Tennessee bottles & jugs.

Unfortunately, Bristol is approximately 5 hours from Lynchburg.


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Posted 01 January 2019 - 04:17 PM

Yesterday after the New Years Party I had an interesting read about the history of a jug I saw, the sleepy hollow, the gangs of New York, history of great buildings there and reople who died on the Titanic....
againe a lot of History bihind this jug and two german families...
- Jackson which had a Destillery in New York and his brother was architekt
- Marcys which founded some of the biggest shopping markets and wholeseller



so who is interested here the links....
https://www.waltergr...acksonedwin.htm
https://de.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macy’s
http://pre-prowhiske...nd-why.html?m=1

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Posted 01 January 2019 - 07:53 PM

Very interesting Oliver!

Nice read.


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