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Fawn Weaver on distilling the history of Jack Daniels

Posted: 1:49 PM, Feb 12, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-12 13:50:10-05

New York Times best-selling author and entrepreneur Fawn Weaver is on a mission to tell the true story of Jack Daniels, and right a wrong that dates back more than a century.

She speaks to Tamsen Fadal about Daniels' unlikely partnership with a slave named Nathan "Nearest" Green.

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