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The Filson Historical Society

Filson’s Bourbon Salon at Oxmoor Farm Part 2 - Craft Distilling and Experimental Products 7/10/14 5:30PM - 7:30PM 2014-07-10 17:30:00 2014-07-10 19:30:00

Oxmoor Farm 720 Oxmoor Farm Road Louisville

This is the second in a series of The Filson's Bourbon Salon Tastings to take place in the Library of historic Oxmoor Farm. Each event...

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“Glory or the Grave”: Kentucky’s Forgotten Soldiers of Fortune 7/11/14 12PM - 1PM 2014-07-11 12:00:00 2014-07-11 13:00:00

The Filson Historical Society 1310 s. Third Street Louisville

By James Pritchard, Cataloger The acquisition of a vast western empire after the Mexican War led many American adventures to strike out on...

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Historical Tidbits: A Bourbon Tasting & Chef's Whim Dinner Series 7/15/14 6PM - 8PM 2014-07-15 18:00:00 2014-07-15 20:00:00

Porcini 2730 Frankfort Ave Louisville

Join Bourbon Historian Mike Veach as he hosts a series combining Porcini’s world-famous food and a premium bourbon tasting. Enjoy a...

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"Kentucky and its People Through the Eyes of Travelers, Mapmakers, and Surveyors" 7/18/14 12PM - 1PM 2014-07-18 12:00:00 2014-07-18 13:00:00

The Filson Historical Society 1310 s. Third Street Louisville

ByJudith Partington, Head Librarian Cassie Bratcher, Technical Services Librarian Jana Meyer, Reference Librarian Join the Filson library...

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"The Life and Times of E.H. Taylor, Jr." 7/25/14 12PM - 1PM 2014-07-25 12:00:00 2014-07-25 13:00:00

The Filson Historical Society 1310 s. Third Street Louisville

By Mike Veach, Bourbon Historian Edmond Haynes Taylor, Jr. was one of the Bourbon industries most influential people in the 19th...

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Filson Bourbon Academy II - Individuals That Shaped Bourbon - Belles Cocktail House, Lexington, KY 7/26/14 10AM - 5PM 2014-07-26 10:00:00 2014-07-26 17:00:00

Belles Cocktail House 156 Market Street Lexington

Join us at Lexington's Belles Cocktail House for the Filson's Bourbon Academy - Part II, including premium bourbon tastings.  This Kentucky...

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"An Overview of Online Membership Benefits at The Filson" 8/1/14 12PM - 1PM 2014-08-01 12:00:00 2014-08-01 13:00:00

The Filson Historical Society 1310 s. Third Street Louisville

By Sarah Strapp, Membership Coordinator Come learn all about the new benefits available online exclusively for Filson members!  This...

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Camp Zachary Taylor: “An Institution of the Great War” 8/8/14 12PM - 1PM 2014-08-08 12:00:00 2014-08-08 13:00:00

The Filson Historical Society 1310 s. Third Street Louisville

Camp Zachary Taylor was one of the nation’s 16 cantonments erected during World War I, built to house an entire army division.  It opened...

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Historical Tidbits: A Bourbon Tasting & Chef's Whim Dinner Series 8/12/14 6PM - 8PM 2014-08-12 18:00:00 2014-08-12 20:00:00

Porcini 2730 Frankfort Ave Louisville

Join Bourbon Historian Mike Veach as he hosts a series combining Porcini’s world-famous food and a premium bourbon tasting. Enjoy a...

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Filson’s Bourbon Salon at Oxmoor Farm Part 3 - Bourbon Families 8/14/14 5:30AM - 7:30PM 2014-08-14 05:30:00 2014-08-14 19:30:00

Oxmoor Farm 720 Oxmoor Farm Road Louisville

This is the third in a series of The Filson’s Bourbon Salon Tastings to take place in the Library of historic Oxmoor Farm.Moderated by...

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"The Changed Face of Agriculture in the 20th Century" 8/15/14 12PM - 1PM 2014-08-15 12:00:00 2014-08-15 13:00:00

The Filson Historical Society 1310 s. Third Street Louisville

By Dr. Mark Wetherington, Director During the twentieth century agriculture in Kentucky and the Ohio Valley region changed tremendously....

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Bourbon Academy II - Molly Wellman's The Hearth Room, Cincinnati, OH 8/23/14 10AM - 4PM 2014-08-23 10:00:00 2014-08-23 16:00:00

The Hearth Room 127 W. Fourth St. Cincinnati

Join us at Molly Wellman's new The Hearth Room in Cincinnati, OH for the Filson's Bourbon Academy - Part II, including premium bourbon...

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Bourbon Tasting Reception - Pope House Lounge, Portland, OR 8/30/14 5:30PM - 7:30PM 2014-08-30 17:30:00 2014-08-30 19:30:00

The Pope House Bourbon Lounge 2075 NW Glisan Street Portland

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Filson Bourbon Academy - Paddy's Bar & Grill, Portland, OR 8/31/14 10AM - 4PM 2014-08-31 10:00:00 2014-08-31 16:00:00

Paddy's Bar & Grill 65 SW Yamhill Street Portland

Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson Bourbon Academy.  This...

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Historical Tidbits: A Bourbon Tasting & Chef's Whim Dinner Series 9/2/14 6PM - 8PM 2014-09-02 18:00:00 2014-09-02 20:00:00

Porcini 2730 Frankfort Ave Louisville

Join Bourbon Historian Mike Veach as he hosts a series combining Porcini’s world-famous food and a premium bourbon tasting. Enjoy a...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - WASHINGTON D.C. 9/6/14 10AM - 4PM 2014-09-06 10:00:00 2014-09-06 16:00:00

Jack Rose Dining Saloon 2007 18th St. NW Washignton DC | View map

Enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson's Bourbon Academy September 6th...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - CHICAGO 9/29/14 10AM - 4PM 2014-09-29 10:00:00 2014-09-29 16:00:00

Columbia Yacht Club 111 North Lake Shore Drive Chicago IL | View map

Enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson's Bourbon Academy September...

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Monkey's Paw Bourbon Tasting Reception 9/29/14 5:30PM - 7:30PM 2014-09-29 17:30:00 2014-09-29 19:30:00

Monkey's Paw Bourbon Restaurant in Lincoln Park 2524 N. Southport Ave. Chicago IL | View map

Enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at the Monkey's Paw Bourbon Tasting Reception...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - 701 Whaley, Columbia, SC 10/5/14 10AM - 5PM 2014-10-05 10:00:00 2014-10-05 17:00:00

The Whaley 701 Whaley Street Columbia

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Filson Bourbon Academy - ST. LOUIS 10/11/14 11AM - 5PM 2014-10-11 11:00:00 2014-10-11 17:00:00

Glen Echo Country Club 3401 Lucas-Hunt Rd Normandy MO | View map

Enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson's Bourbon Academy October 11th...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - Louisville, KY 10/18/14 10AM - 5PM 2014-10-18 10:00:00 2014-10-18 17:00:00

The Filson Historical Society 1310 s. Third Street Louisville

Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson Bourbon Academy.  This...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - NEW ORLEANS 11/3/14 11AM - 5PM 2014-11-03 11:00:00 2014-11-03 17:00:00

Museum of the American Cocktail 1504 O.C. Haley Blvd. New Orleans LA | View map

Enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson's Bourbon Academy November 3rd...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - Belles Cocktail House, Lexington, KY 6/28/14 10AM - 5PM

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Join us at Lexington's Belles Cocktail House for the Filson's Bourbon Academy, including premium bourbon tastings.  This Kentucky Bourbon...

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“’The Fruits of the Labors of My Life’: Lyman C. Draper and His Collection” 6/27/14 12PM - 1PM

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By Jim Holmberg, Curator of Special Collections Almost everyone who has done research on pioneer Kentucky knows the name Lyman Draper....

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Historical Tidbits: A Bite of Bourbon History 6/24/14 6PM - 8PM

Louisville | View Map

Join Bourbon Historian Mike Veach as he hosts a series combining Porcini’s world-famous food and a premium bourbon tasting. Enjoy a...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - Cincinnati, OH/Florence, KY - Hilton Airport 6/21/14 10AM - 4PM

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Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson Bourbon Academy.  This...

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Slavery in Appalachia 6/20/14 12PM - 1PM

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By Laura Cordle, Development Coordinator Slavery in Appalachia will focus in on the history and legacy of slavery in Appalachia, utilizing...

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Moon Pies and Moonshine at Oxmoor Farm 6/13/14 6PM - 9PM

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Join us for Moon Pies and Moonshine on June 13th from 6pm-9pm. This old-fashioned summer picnic in the historic setting of Oxmoor Farm...

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Preserving Early Amateur Film Footage of Kentucky and Beyond 6/13/14 12PM - 1PM

Louisville | View Map

Presented By Heather Stone, Assistant Curator of Special Collections Aaron Rosenblum, Assistant Curator of Special Collections In 2013 The...

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Filson Bourbon Academy Premium Bourbon Tasting - Winking Lizard Tavern Bedford Heights/Cleveland, OH 6/9/14 5:30PM - 7:30PM

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Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson's Bourbon Tasting...

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Filson Bourbon Academy - Cleveland, OH 6/8/14 10AM - 5PM

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Come enhance your appreciation of bourbon and increase your knowledge of Kentucky whiskey products at The Filson Bourbon Academy.  This...

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Filson's Bourbon Salon at Oxmoor Farm: Part 1 - Bourbon History and Travel 6/5/14 5:30PM - 7:30PM

Louisville | View Map

This is the first in a series of events to take place in the Library of historic Oxmoor Farm.  Each event will combine various experts in...

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"Daniel Boone and the Opening of the American West" - Witnessing History, LLC 5/29/14 7PM - 9:15PM

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The first full-length film production on the life of Daniel Boone ever produced for television, Daniel Boone traces the life of the famed...

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The Gertrude Polk Brown Lecture Series - "American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution" - Walter R. Borneman 5/22/14 6:30PM - 8:30PM

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Thursday, May 22, 2014 – 6:30 p.m. - 8:302nd Presbyterian Church, US Hwy 42 When we look back on our nation's history, the American...

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"Henry Clay: Architecture and the Decorative Arts" - James Birchfield 5/20/14 12PM - 1:25PM

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On his first day in the U.S. House of Representatives, Henry Clay was elected Speaker.  So great were his extraordinary personal and...

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American Liquors Advice and Appraisals - Mike Veach and Bill Thomas 5/17/14 1PM - 3PM

Louisville | View Map

Ever wonder what that dusty old Bourbon bottle in your grandmother’s attic is worth? How about the history of a long-forgotten brand on a...

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The Filson Institute 2014 Spring Public Conference 5/15/14 12AM - 5/17/14 12AM

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This conference is made possible in part by the Thomas Walker Bullitt Perpetual Trust. The history of the United States has been largely...

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"Lost in the Pacific" - L. Douglas Keeney 5/13/14 6PM - 7:30PM

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They were young, but not frivolous. They were battle hardened pilots, but not without soft spots in their hearts for home. They were...

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The Untold Civil War - Dr. James I. "Bud" Robertson, Jr. 5/9/14 12PM - 1:30PM

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At Oxmoor Farm720 Oxmoor Farm RoadLouisville, KY 40222 Dr. Robertson's event is generously underwritten and co-sponsored by The...

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"Unconventional Warrior: Memoir of a Special Operations Commander in Afghanistan" - Walter Morris Herd 5/6/14 6PM - 7:30PM

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This fascinating look at the life of a modern-day professional soldier gives the reader an inside view of the deadly global war on terror....

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Filson Bourbon Academy Premium Bourbon Tasting and Cocktail Party 4/29/14 6:30PM - 8:30PM

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Join us at Louisville's world famous 21C Museum Hotel during Kentucky Derby Week for a Premium Bourbon Tasting and Cocktail Party. This...

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Shake Terribly the Earth: Stories from an Appalachian Family 4/28/14 6PM - 8PM

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Morgan's Great Raid: Taking the War to the North 4/25/14 12PM - 1:30PM

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Kentucky Marine: Major General Logan Feland and the Making of the Modern USMC 4/22/14 6PM - 8PM

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Duncan Hines: How a Traveling Salesman Became the Most Trusted Name in Food 4/15/14 12PM - 1:30PM

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The Land We Dreamed 4/8/14 6PM - 8PM

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Kentucky Bourbon Country: The Essential Travel Guide 4/3/14 6:30PM - 8:30PM

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Filson Premium Bourbon Tasting & Talk - The Flatiron Room 3/31/14 6:30PM - 8:30PM

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Join the Filson Bourbon Academy for a 2-hour tasting and discussion of premium Bourbons, including rare pre-World War II Bourbon at the...

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Our Shared History: African Americans of Distinction 3/25/14 12PM - 1:30PM

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Genealogy for Beginners: Vital Records and Obituaries 3/24/14 12PM - 1:30PM

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In the third installment of our genealogy series, we will consider some additional sources that will be helpful for amateur genealogists....

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Dunmore's War: The Last Conflict of America's Colonial Era 3/19/14 6PM - 7:30PM

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Genealogy for Beginners: Census Records and City Directories 3/17/14 12PM - 1:30PM

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In the second part of our genealogy series, we will explore some essential family history resources. Census records are one of the basic...

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