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The Filson Historical Society

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October 2014
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John van Willigen, Kentucky’s Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine and Culture

October 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Oxmoor Farm,
720 Oxmoor Farm Road, Louisville, KY 40222 United States
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Food is a significant part of our daily lives and can be one of the most telling records of a time and place. Our meals — from what we eat, to how we prepare it, to how we consume it — illuminate our culture and history. As a result, cookbooks present a unique opportunity to analyze changing foodways and can…

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Filson Bourbon Academy – The Stables Restaurant at Rose Hill Estate, Aiken, SC

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Stables Restaurant at Rose Hill Estate,
221 Greenville Street Northwest , Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson’s Bourbon Academy October 4th at The Rose Hill Estate in Aiken, South Carolina!  This educational seminar and tasting is supported by The Bourbon Review, the Kentucky Distillers Association, and Rose Hill Estate. This event will feature The Filson’s Bourbon Historian, Mike Veach, a member of…

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$125.00

Filson Bourbon Academy – 701 Whaley, Columbia, SC

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Whaley,
701 Whaley Street, Columbia, SC 29201 United States
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Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson Bourbon Academy.  This educational seminar and tasting is supported by The Bourbon Review, the Kentucky Distillers Association, and 701 Whaley. This eight-hour course will take place on October 5, 2014 at 701 Whaley, Olympia Room, 701 Whaley Street, Columbia, SC 29201. The class will be led by The…

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Doug Brunk, Wildcat Memories: Inside Stories from Kentucky Basketball Greats

October 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Filson Historical Society,
1310 s. Third Street, Louisville, KY 40208 United States
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Doug BrunkSince the tenure of Coach Adolph Rupp, the University of Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team has been a virtual powerhouse, repeatedly dominating the Southeastern Conference and garnering eight national titles. Wildcat Memories illuminates the intimate connection between the UK basketball program and the commonwealth. Author Doug Brunk brings together some of the program’s greatest coaches, players, and personalities to…

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Filson Bourbon Academy – Glen Echo Country Club, St. Louis, MO

October 11 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Glen Echo Country Club,
3401 Lucas-Hunt Road, Normandy, MO 63121 United States
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Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson Bourbon Academy.  This educational seminar and tasting is supported by Bourbon & Banter, the Kentucky Distillers Association, and the Glen Echo Country Club. This eight-hour course will take place on October 11, 2014 at the Glen Echo Country Club, 3401 Lucas-Hunt Road, Normandy, MO…

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“Steamboating on the Western Waters” Exhibit and Lectures: Celebrating the 100th birthday of The Belle of Louisville

October 13 - October 18
The Filson Historical Society,
1310 s. Third Street, Louisville, KY 40208 United States
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Exhibit hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. • The Filson Historical Society Lectures will be held in The Daisy Room, 2nd Floor Galt House West “Steamboating on the Western Waters” Exhibit and Lectures: Celebrating the 100th birthday of The Belle of Louisville With the arrival of steamboats in 1811, the Ohio Valley Region was gradually transformed. The “Western Waters” as…

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$65.00 - $75.00

Civil War Field Institute – Guerrilla Warfare in Central Kentucky, A One Day Field Trip

October 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Filson Historical Society,
1310 s. Third Street, Louisville, KY 40208 United States
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The Filson Civil War Field Institute Bus Tour Ride with the Devil: the Guerrilla Trail through Central Kentucky October 13, 2014 In the aftermath of the 1862 Perryville campaign, Kentucky never again served as a major theater for military operations. Yet people throughout the state continued to experience the hard hand of war at an ever growing rate. As Union…

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Mary Jean Wall – Madam Belle: Sex, Money, and Influence in a Southern Brothel

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Oxmoor Farm,
720 Oxmoor Farm Road, Louisville, KY 40222 United States
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Belle Brezing made a major career move when she stepped off the streets of Lexington, Kentucky, and into Jennie Hill’s bawdy house. At nineteen, Brezing was already infamous as a youth steeped in death, sex, drugs, and scandal. But it was in Miss Hill’s “respectable” establishment that she began to acquire the skills, manners, and business contacts that allowed her…

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Filson Bourbon Academy – Louisville, KY

October 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Filson Historical Society,
1310 s. Third Street, Louisville, KY 40208 United States
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Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson Bourbon Academy.  This educational seminar and tasting is supported by the Kentucky Distillers Association and the Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau. Sit, sip and sample as you learn all things Bourbon at The Filson Historical Society’s nationally acclaimed Bourbon Academy! Did you know that an…

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