Recent Additions

Gilly’s – 401 N. 10th. Photo taken on 9/1/22.

Old Beer cases Kunz-Bleser, Manitowoc Products Co. Kingsbury – posted on 2/5/22.

Bleser Beer matchbook – posted on 3/8/22.

Music Bar matchbook – posted on 3/8/22.

Buffalo Inn, Ann Kabat matchbook – posted on 3/8/22.

Valentines, listing added to Taverns by Address, Mid-Cities Mall 6/5/22.

Riverview Brewing memorabilia  – (bottom of page)- posted on 6/24/22.

Mike’s Tavern – 2315 Washington – image of giveaway salt shaker – posted on 6/24/22.

Virginia Tavern – 602 Commercial St. – posted on 7/14/22.

Kingsbury Brewery History – Old Style bottle – posted on 7/15/22.

Music Bar – 705 Chicago St. – demolition photos posted on 8/21/22.

Denk’s – 916 Chicago St. – business card – posted on 8/23/22.

MC3 – 714 York St. – demolition – posted on 9/11/22.

Gilly’s – 401 N. 10th St. – posted 10/14/22.

Train Wreck Bar & Grill -835 S. 15th –  added to Taverns by address – 10/29/22.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kingsbury/Schreihart/Bleser/Riverview Breweries

Kingsbury /Schreihart/Bleser/Riverview Breweries – Manitowoc

Old beer/product cases from Kunz Bleser Breweries (early 1900s), Manitowoc Products Co. (circa 1920s), and Kingsbury Breweries (circa 1930s/40s). Photos credit:  Dan Brunner.

Bleser Beer matchbook – circa 1940s. Image courtesy of John Budan.

  • Kingsbury Brewery  – image and text courtesy of Dan Brunner. Old style near beer from Manitowoc Products company.

Kingsbury Brew bottles, circa 1920s. This was cereal beer made during prohibition. This beverage was most likely used by people for spiking (adding alcohol). Photo credit: Shane McLinn.

 

Kingsbury Breweries Co. Feb. 1, 1934 – Business letter.

Kingsbury Breweries – circa 1940’s. Photo courtesy of Bob Heinz.

Kingsbury Breweries – circa 1940’s. Photo courtesy of Bob Heinz.

Kingsbury Breweries – Ad from 12-31-56 – Manitowoc Herald Times.

12-31-56 NEW YEARS AD

Kingsbury coaster – 1943.

Kingsbury coaster – 1947.

Kingsbury coaster – 1950.

Kingsbury coaster – 1953.

Kingsbury coaster – 1954.

Kingsbury coaster – 1956.

Kingsbury coaster – 1962.

Kingsbury coaster – 1963.

Kingsbury coaster – 1964.

Kingsbury Breweries – circa early 1960s. Fred Kunz, the last master brewer of the Kunz family stands in front of the brewery building located on the corner of 9th & Marshall St. Photo from the book, Manitowoc County, A Beacon on the Lakeshore.

Schreihart Brewing Company
Schreihart Brewing Company – Friday, October 12, 1900. Article – Manitowoc Daily Herald.

Schreihart Brewery – Monday, July 18, 1918. Article – Manitowoc Daily Herald.

Schreihart Brewery – Beer glasses, circa early 1900s. Image courtesy of Joe Kochan.

Schrehart Beer Glasses - Circa Early 1900s.

Riverview Brewing Co.

1933-1937 – Operated by Julius Graff and Theodore Fricke.

Malt City Ad –  image courtesy of Mike Duescher.

Riverview Brewery Beer case – Image courtesy of Mike Duescher.

Riverview Brewery Beer Bottles – Image courtesy of Mike Duescher.

Riverview Brewery Beer coaster – Image courtesy of Mike Duescher.

Riverview Brewery Beer label – Image courtesy of Mike Duescher.