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Accession # 1973.6.13
Title Collection of Charles Krug Winery
Date May 1968
Collection Photographs
Description Collection of photographs of Charles Krug Winery taken in May 1968 by Charles M. Loring. Photographs include: grape crushing, the Charles Krug stable, wine tasting Charles Krug Winery building, and plaque to commemorate landmark status. Plaque says: "Charles Krug Winery founded in 1861 by Charles Krug (1825-1892), this is the oldest operating winery in Napa Valley. The pioneer wine maker of this world famous wine region, Krug made the first commercial wine in Napa County in 1858, at Napa. Registered historical landmark No. 563 plaque placed by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the California Historical Society and Napa County Historical Society. October 1957" Includes 5 photographs.

PF Location: 153a Sleeve 13
Photographer Charles M. Loring
Subjects Wineries

Charles Krug Winery
Charles Krug Winery State Historic Landmark
Wine tasting
Grape crushing
Search Terms Wineries
Charles Krug Winery
Charles Krug Winery State Historic Landmark
Wine tasting
Grape crushing