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Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1867 - 1884 Leinenkugel & Miller, Spring Brewery (Jac... 1/3 Jefferson Ave
1884 - 1898 Jacob Leinenkugel's Spring Brewery 1/3 Jefferson Ave
1898 - 1920 J. Leinenkugel Brewing Co. 1/3 Jefferson Ave
1920 - 1933 J. Leinenkugel Co. 1/3 Jefferson Ave
1933 - 1987 Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co. 1/3 Jefferson Ave
1987 - 2019 Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co., Div. of Miller... 1/3 Jefferson Ave
  • Purchased by the Miller Brewing Co. of Milwaukee, WI 1987

  • U-Permit Number :   WIS-U-716
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29th September 1837    

John Miller was born Cobleng, Prussia. His family emigrated to America in 1854 and settled in Sauk County, Wisconsin where relatives owned farmland. John found employment in a mill near Baraboo but... View More

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22nd May 1842    

Jacob Mathias Leinenkugel was born in Vital, Adendorff, Prussia. In 1845 his father Mathias Leinenkugel, a distiller by trade, fled the cultural and political turmoil of Prussia and took his family... View More

1867     FoundedLeinenkugel & Miller, Spring Brewery (Jacob Leinenkugel & John Miller)1/3 Jefferson Ave

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17th June 1871    

News of the construction of a brewery by Jacob Leinenkugel & John Miller makes the pages of the Chippewa Falls Weekly Herald.
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1884     Jacob Leinenkugel's Spring Brewery1/3 Jefferson Ave

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6th June 1884    

Jacob Leinenkugel purchased John Miller's stake in the Spring Brewery of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. The company was from then on known as Jacob Leinenkugel's Spring Brewery.
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1898     J. Leinenkugel Brewing Co.1/3 Jefferson Ave

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Blue Seal Beer
1898-1920
Chippewa Pride
1898-1920
Chippewa's Pride Beer
1898-1920
Export Beer
1898-1920
Munchener Style Beer
1898-1920
Pilsener Beer
1898-1920
Ruby Malt
1898-1920
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1920     J. Leinenkugel Co.1/3 Jefferson Ave

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Leinenkugel's Carbonated Water
1920-1933
Leino
1920-1933

1933     Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co.1/3 Jefferson Ave

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Blue Seal Beer
1933-1987
Blue Seal Lemon Sour
1933-1950
Bock Beer
1933-1936
Chippewa Pride Beer
1935-1990
Chippewa's Pride Beer
1933-1935
Leinenkugel's Chippewa Bock Beer
1933-1936
Leinenkugel's Chippewa Pride Beer
1933-1950
Leinenkugel's Bock
1933-Present
Leinenkugel's Beer
1933-Present
Leinenkugel's Limited Beer
1933-1987
Leinie's Light Beer
1933-1987
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30th March 1933    

The Jacob Leinenkugel Brewery of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin announces an offering of 10,000 shares of its common stock at $5 per share.
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1938Capacity 60000 Barrels
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1987     Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co., Div. of Miller Brewing Co.1/3 Jefferson Ave

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