Collection of United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Records on California Wineries

Collection Number: D-140

Applications to the BATF for establishment of wineries in California, statements of ownership, corporation papers, winery plans, capacity, facilities, and vineyard acreage.

132 linear feet


The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, a division of the U.S. Department of Justice, licenses U.S. wineries for operation and regulates the labeling of foreign and domestic wine and spirits.

Inclusive Dates



Viticulture and Enology

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California


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