Interview with James Beam Noe, January 18, 2009

Project: Bourbon in Kentucky: Jim Beam Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

This interview explores the role of family at the Jim Beam distillery, including the history of Beams in the bourbon industry and the challenges that they face. Jim Beam Noe also discusses several contemporary issues such as increasing production, international growth, environmental concerns and tourism, and explains how the company has risen to meet these challenges. He describes how Jim Beam contributes to the community, and explains what makes its products unique.

Interview Accession

2009oh030_bik010

Interviewee Name

James Beam Noe

Interviewer Name

Katherine "Katie" Louise Noe

Interview Date

2009-01-18

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Noe, James Beam Interview by Katherine Louise Noe. 18 Jan. 2009. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Noe, J.B. (2009, January 18). Interview by K. L. Noe. Bourbon in Kentucky: Jim Beam Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Noe, James Beam, interview by Katherine Louise Noe. January 18, 2009, Bourbon in Kentucky: Jim Beam Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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