1900 Whiskey Distillery in Bardstown
Bardtown, incorporated in 1778, was the home of John Fitch, one of the several inventors of the steamboat, who died there in 1798. Also, the Old Talbott Tavern located at 107 West Stephen Foster Avenue, was built about 1800 as a stagecoach stop. General George Rogers Clark stored provisions in the cellar during the Revolutionary War and guests included Daniel Boone, Jesse James, Abraham Lincoln, John James Audubon and Stephen Foster.
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