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Geo. Walter's Star Brewing Company of Appleton, Wisconsin, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1862 - 1868 George Muench Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1868 - 1870 George Mayer Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1870 - 1870 Fries & Unmuth Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1870 - 1870 Louis Unmuth Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1870 - 1870 Mayer & Unmuth Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1871 - 1876 Star Brewery, Michael Fries Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1876 - 1877 Susan and Elizabeth Kohl Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1877 - 1880 Winz & Fries (Werner Winz) Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1880 - 1885 Walter & Fries Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets
1890 - 1899 Star Brewery, George Walter 534/556 Walnut Street
1899 - 1903 Star Brewery, Geo. Walter's Estate, Geor... 534/556 Walnut Street
1903 - 1920 Geo. Walter Brewing Co. 534/556 Walnut Street
1933 - 1972 Geo. Walter Brewing Co. 200/220 South Walnut Street

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26th January 1848    

Johann Georg Walther (George Walter) was born in the Kingdom of Wurttemberg. He received his education there and as a young man he learned the trade of brewer. At age 21 he began three years of ser... View More

1862     FoundedGeorge MuenchCorner Walnut & Lawrence Streets

1868     George MayerCorner Walnut & Lawrence Streets

1870     Mayer & UnmuthCorner Walnut & Lawrence Streets

1871     Star Brewery, Michael FriesCorner Walnut & Lawrence Streets

1876     Susan and Elizabeth KohlCorner Walnut & Lawrence Streets

1877     Winz & Fries (Werner Winz)Corner Walnut & Lawrence Streets

1880     Walter & FriesCorner Walnut & Lawrence Streets

1890     Star Brewery, George Walter534/556 Walnut Street

1899     Star Brewery, Geo. Walter's Estate, George Walter Brewery534/556 Walnut Street

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Circa: 1900    

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Circa: 1901    

1903     Geo. Walter Brewing Co.534/556 Walnut Street

Products

Adler-Brau Beer
1903-1920
Export Special Brew
1903-1920
Lion Brew
1903-1920
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Circa: 1904    

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Circa: 1910    

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Circa: 1933    

1933     Geo. Walter Brewing Co.200/220 South Walnut Street

Products

Adler Brau Beer
1933-1971
Eagle Brew Beer
1966-1971
Geo. Walter's Bock Beer
1933-1971
Geo. Walter's Beer
1933-1971
Holiday Beer
1950-1972
Holiday Brew Beer
1933-1945
Holiday Special Beer
1945-1950
Little Adler Beer
1933-1971
Picnic Club Beer
1935-1950
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Circa: 1934    

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Circa: 1935    

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Circa: 1936    

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Circa: 1937    

1938Capacity 40000 Barrels
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1938    

1939Capacity 40000 Barrels
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1939    

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1948    

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28th October 1949    

The Geo. Walter brewery in Appleton, Wisconsin announced the debut of its Little Adler ACL bottle in the Appleton Post-Crescent.
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1949    

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1950    

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1951    

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1952    

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16th July 1952    

George Walter, vice-president and director of the Geo. Walter Brewery in Appleton Wisconsin, died.
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1953    

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1954    

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1966    

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1970    

1972 ClosedGeo. Walter Brewing Co.