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Otto Erlanger Brewing Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1870 - 1888 Anton Stroebele 849 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte St
1888 - 1897 John Roehm 849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte
1897 - 1903 Consumers Brewing Co., John Roehm Brewery 849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte
1903 - 1904 Consumers Brewing Co., Hoehm & Spaeth 849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte
1904 - 1909 Consumers Brewing Co., North Plant 849 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte St
1909 - 1912 Henry Hess Brewing Co. 849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte
1913 - 1920 Premier Brewing Co. 849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte
1928 - 1937 Trainer Brewing Company 844/854 North Orianna (Charlotte renamed)
1937 - 1951 Otto Erlanger Brewing Company 844/854 North Orianna
  • The Fate of the Brewery building is unknown
  • U-Permit Number :   PA-U-310A
  • L-permit Number :   PA L-183

Timeline

News

4th January 1849    

John Roehm owner of the brewery which bears his name in Philadelphia, was born in Germany.

News

1st August 1859    

Henry Hess was born in Dublin, in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The gentle and pleasant Philadelphia brewer first got a job with shot manufacturer Thomas Sparks, then became a Clerk at the Betz Brewi... View More

1870     FoundedAnton Stroebele849 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte St

1888     John Roehm849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte

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Circa: 1896    

1897     Consumers Brewing Co., John Roehm Brewery849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte

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Circa: 1900    

1903     Consumers Brewing Co., Hoehm & Spaeth849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte

1904     Consumers Brewing Co., North Plant849 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte St

Products

Quaker Brand Penn Beer
1904-1909
News

10th March 1908    

Consumers Brewing Co. started using the "Quaker Brand" brand for beer on March 10, 1908.

1909     Henry Hess Brewing Co.849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte

1913     Premier Brewing Co.849/851 North 4th & 856 North Charlotte

Products

Premier Ale
1913-1920
Premier Beer
1913-1920
Premier Dark
1913-1920
Premier Light
1913-1920
Premier X-Port-O
1913-1920
News

3rd May 1917    

Herman Birnbauer, secretary and treasurer of the Consumers Brewing Co. of Philadelphia, died.

1928     Trainer Brewing Company844/854 North Orianna (Charlotte renamed)

Products

Kasko Beer
1933-1937
Penn Brew Light
1928-1933
Penn Club Beer
1928-1933
Premo Beverage
1928-1933
Tip Top Beer
1933-1937
Trainer's Ale
1933-1937
Trainer's Beer
1933-1937

1937     Otto Erlanger Brewing Company844/854 North Orianna

Products

Erlanger Ale
1942-1950
Erlanger Bock
1942-1950
Erlanger Half & Half
1942-1950
Erlanger Golden Beer
1942-1950
Erlanger's Bock Beer
1937-1951
Erlanger's Cream Ale
1938-1945
Erlanger's Lager Beer
1938-1945
Erlanger's Pilsener Beer
1938-1943
Erlanger's Porter
1938-1942
Perone Beer
1938-1945
Pony Deluxe Beer
1942-1950
Snow Mountain Ale
1938-1945
Snow Mountain Cream Ale
1938-1945
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Begin: 1937     End 1951

1937 - 1951

1951 ClosedOtto Erlanger Brewing Company