Here is a very early pre-prohibition era pottery style beer mug from the Fred Sehring Brewing Company which was located in Joliet, IL. This brewery put out a different colorful mug each year, so today collectors can find them dated each year over a dozen years or so. This brewery was a major competitor to…Details
This is a rare Export Beer cardboard sign from the Fischbach Brewing Company in Saint Charles, MO, 1950. This sign features a Labrador Retriever. There are two known signs similar in design from this brewery. This one has a Labrador Retriever while the other one shows a Chesapeake Bay Retriever. The Fischbach Brewery produced Export, Grand Lager and National brands of beer in both cans and bottles. The Fischbach Brewery was a fixture in St. Charles, MO until it went out of business in the late 1950’s. Then, Nicholas Van Dyke revived the existing old brewery building when he opened up the Van Dyke Brewing Company in 1967.