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Eleanor McCrea: Stony Hill Vineyards: The Creation of a Napa Valley Estate Winery

Interviewee(s):
McCrea, Eleanor
Interviewer(s):
Jacobson, Lisa
Title:
Eleanor McCrea: Stony Hill Vineyards: The Creation of a Napa Valley Estate Winery
Abstract:
Purchasing property, 1943; planting and growing grapes; building the winery; developing clientele; wine production, 1950s; management of a small winery: profitability, pricing, production size, marketing; viticultural practices; tour of the winery and vineyards: vines, equipment, bottling, labeling.
Subject area(s):
Natural Resources, Land Use, and the Environment
Interview date(s):
1990
Project:
Food and Agriculture - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11202567
Rights:
McCrea, Eleanor. "Eleanor McCrea: Stony Hill Vineyards: The Creation of a Napa Valley Estate Winery." Interview by Lisa Jacobson in 1990. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1990.