Manuscript Collections
Collection of United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Records on California Wineries

Collection Number: D-140

Extent
132 linear feet
Biography
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, a division of the U.S. Department of Justice, licenses U.S. wineries for operation and regulates the labeling of foreign and domestic wine and spirits.
Description
Applications to the BATF for establishment of wineries in California, statements of ownership, corporation papers, winery plans, capacity, facilities, and vineyard acreage.
Inclusive Dates
1920-1950.
Subject
Viticulture and Enology
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt7r29s0b3/)
Access
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