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Food & Drink History Resources @Virginia Tech (and Beyond): History of the American Cocktail Collection At Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech (August 2020)

Special Collections in the University Libraries can help with your food & drink history research, including books, manuscript collections, ephemera & digital items. This LibGuide also includes resources you can find at other institutions.


This page includes slides from a lightning talk on the father of the American cocktail, "Professor" Jeremiah (Jerry) P. Thomas, given at a conference in August 2020. 

Slides (in pdf)

Assistant Director, Special Collections and University Archives

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Kira Dietz
Special Collections and University Archives
University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061