Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1221. Student paper titled “Moonshining” in which Virginia Antonini details the process of distilling moonshine from harvest to bottling. Antonini describes the equipment used to produce moonshine and includes several stories told by her informant, a man only referred to as “Jim,” about his methods and various run-ins with the law. The author also includes her mother’s wine recipe and additional “home brew” stories.
Folklore | Food Processing | Viticulture and Oenology
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Antonini, Virginia (FA 1221)" (2018). FA Finding Aids. Paper 1227.