Featured is an amazing Reverse on Glass sign from the Besley Brewing Company Brewery which was in Waukegan, Illinois outside Chicago prior to prohibition. This particular ROG sign might be one of the many brewery signs which were found unfinished in the Western Sandblasting Company find of the 1980’s. I am not sure however. The…Details
This is an extremely rare Wagner Beer serving tray from Granite City, Illinois from 1915. This particular tray looks like a pre-printed stock tray but it is actually unique with a camouflage image. The Wagner Brewery was started in Granite City in 1901 and ran until prohibition started in 1918. The brewery resurfaced after prohibition ended in 1933. However, it went out of business in 1939. The Wagner Brewery in Granite City was tied into the same ownership group that also owned two other breweries in Miami, Florida and in New Orleans, Louisiana after prohibition.