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J.K.Miles (old English) / CEDAR VALLEY (ital) / HILDEBRANDT POSNER & CO. / San Francisco, CAL.

ID#: KWS600
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Glass Category:Liquor advertising
Glass Type:Thin-walled shot
Label Type:Usual white-etched label
Dimensions:*2-1/4" x 1-9/16" x 1-5/16"
Edmonson:HSG, p. ix, entry #6
City:San Francisco
Hildebrandt, Posner & Co. listed from 1884-1919.

*Glass measurements have not been confirmed.

Successors to Pestner & Hildebrandt (1877-1882).

The "Blue Grass" brand was owned by E. J. Curley of Camp Nelson, KY: Hildebrandt, Posner & Co. were west-coast agents. Company letterheads claim ownership of the Rock Island Distilling Co. of Covington, KY.

Brand names used by this company include: "Cameron Gin", "Cedar Valley", "J H Miles", "Mazeppa", "O.B.G.", "Old Blue Grass", "Old Club House", "Sherman Rye", and "Silver Crown."

Company name timeline:
Hildebrandt, Posner & Co. (1884-1906), Hildebrandt, Posner & Co. Inc. (1907-1919)

Address timeline:
411 Battery (1884-1891), 610-612 Front (1892-1903), 118 Market (1904-1906), 26-30 California (1907-1913), 52-54 Main (1914-1919)

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