Anheuser-Busch Stoneware Syrup Dispenser, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1910

Anheuser-Busch Stoneware Syrup Dispenser 5 cents, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1906

Pictured is a stoneware syrup dispenser with a brass nozzle advertising Anheuser-Busch beverages for 5 cents. Circa 1905. This may have been used for their Malt Nutrine drink possibly which was a pre-prohibition era and prohibition era drink put out by the brewery.

Heim Brewery Reverse on Glass Beer Corner Sign, East St. Louis, IL. Circa 1905

Heim Beer, Brewed in East St. Louis Reverse on Glass Corner Sign. Circa 1905

This Reverse-on-Glass Corner Sign is from the Heim Brewery in East St. Louis, IL, Circa 1905. The sign’s glass is reverse painted red with brilliant gold lettering outlined in black and reads, “Heim Beer Made in East St. Louis.”

Heim's Select Brewery Beer Serving Tray 1910

Heim Select Beer Metal Serving Tray, Heim Brewery, E. St. Louis, IL – Kansas City, MO. Circa 1910

This is a early metal serving tray advertising the Heim Select Beer brand which claims it is the “The Best Table Beer”. The Heim Brewery was in East St. Louis, IL & in Kansas City, MO. The East St. Louis location was the first, but one of the brothers moved to KC and started the second location in the 1890’s.

Anheuser-Busch Budweiser Ganeymede Meyercord Sign, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1905

Budweiser “Ganeymede Bringing Budweiser to the Gods” Meyercord Wood Sign, Anheuser-Busch. Circa 1905

A nice example of a Meyercord Wooden Sign advertising the Budweiser beer brand from Anheuser-Busch. The depiction shows an eagle carrying a young boy with the description “Ganeymede Bringing Budweiser to the Gods

Drink Vat Pilsener Beer Tin Sign, Schorr-Kolkschneider Brewing Co, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1935

Vat Pilsener Pride of St. Louis Tin Sign, Schorr-Kolkschneider Brewing Co., St. Louis, MO. Circa 1915

A beautiful metal sign advertising the Vat Pilsener beer brand from the Schorr-Kolkschneider Brewery in St. Louis, Missouri. Circa 1915. The Schorr family was very active in brewing in the United States with breweries in St. Louis, MO, Waterloo, IL, New Orleans, LA, Memphis, TN and Hannibal, MO.

Oltimer Beer Lighted Sign, Star Peerless Brewery, Belleville, IL. Circa 1940's

Oltimer Beer Lighted Sign, Star Peerless Brewing Co., Belleville, IL. Circa 1940’s

This is a unique lighted sign from the Star Peerless Brewery in Belleville, Illinois advertising their flagship Oltimer brand of premium beer. Circa 1940’s.

Wm. J. Lemp Brewing Co. Lager Beer, Metal Sign, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1885

Wm. J. Lemp’s Lager Beer Metal Iron Sign, Wm. Lemp Brewing Co., St. Louis, MO. Circa 1885

This sign is a large iron or heavy metal composition sign advertising the Lager Beer from the William J. Lemp Brewing Company in St. Louis, MO. Circa 1885. This sign was made by The Alex S. Mann Sign Company in St. Louis, MO and the lettering is embedded into the sign as is each line of the design.

Waterloo Brewing Co, Wood Beer Box, Waterloo, IL. Circa 1910

The Waterloo Brewing Company Wood Beer Box, Waterloo, Illinois. Circa 1910

This picture illustrates a wooden beer crate which was used to transport beer bottles from The Waterloo Brewing Company in Waterloo, IL. The Waterloo Brewing Company was started by Michael Schorr in Waterloo in the early 1870’s

Waterloo Brewing Co, Wiggle Wagglegraph, Waterloo, IL. Circa 1905

Waterloo Brewing Co, Waterloo, IL. Wiggle Wagglegraph Wooden Toy, J. Simon Schorr Owner. Circa 1905

This Wiggle Wagglegraph toy produced by the Dennis Novelty Company advertises Cabinet Beer from the Waterloo Brewing Company in Waterloo, Illinois on both the cardboard box and on the wooden toy itself. Circa 1905.

Excelsior Brewing Co. Metal Tip Tray, St. Louis, MO

Excelsior Brewery Company, Metal Tip Tray, St. Louis, MO. Circa 1905

This is an unusual copper metal tip tray from the Excelsior Brewing company in Saint Louis, MO. Circa 1905.