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

Collection Number: D-140

132 linear feet
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.
Applications to the BATF for establishment of wineries in California, statements of ownership, corporation papers, winery plans, capacity, facilities, and vineyard acreage.
Inclusive Dates
Viticulture and Enology
Additional Collection Information
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (
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