[Confiscated Whiskey Stills]

Description:

Nick Chandler & Gib Abernathy, officials of the government, have detected, and presumably are about to destroy, illegal whiskey distilling apparatus confiscated during the Great Depression of the 1930's.
Abernathy was the Palo Pinto County Sheriff at the time, and also the father of Bill Ray Abernathy.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
A. F. Weaver Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 187
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: November 15, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Nick Chandler & Gib Abernathy, officials of the government, have detected, and presumably are about to destroy, illegal whiskey distilling apparatus confiscated during the Great Depression of the 1930's.
Abernathy was the Palo Pinto County Sheriff at the time, and also the father of Bill Ray Abernathy.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Old Whiskey Still
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
A. F. Weaver Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AWO_1603N
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth24981
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public