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Peoria Brewing Company of Peoria, Illinois, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1886 - 1920 Union Brewing Co. 1700-1711 South Washington Street
1908 - 1912 Union Beverage Co. (Aka of Union Brewing Co.) 1700-1711 South Washington Street
1934 - 1940 Peoria Brewing Company 1700-1711 South Washington Street
  • The Fate of the Brewery building is unknown
  • U-Permit Number :   ILL-U-744A
  • L-permit Number :  

Timeline

News

24th July 1834    

Jacob Woolner, who with his brother-in law Sigmund O. Mitler would found the Union Brewery in Peoria, Illinois, was born in Szennitz, Hungary.

News

18th June 1850    

Sigmund O. Mitler, future manager of the Union Brewery of Peoria, Illinois, was born in Srentiz, Hungary.

1886     FoundedUnion Brewing Co.1700-1711 South Washington Street

Products

Bohemian Export Lager
1886-1920
Champagne Kaiser
1912-1920
Crown Beer
1886-1920
Dierbrau Beer
1886-1920
Manna Beer
1886-1920
Perfection
1886-1920
Pilsener Beer
1886-1920
Photos

Circa: 1900    

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Circa: 1900    

1908     Union Beverage Co. (Aka of Union Brewing Co.)1700-1711 South Washington Street

Products

Sparkling Dew
1920-1933
News

23rd March 1909    

Jacob Woolner, founder of the Union Brewing Co. of Peoria, Illinois, died suddenly during a visit to California. He was seventy-Five years of age.

1934     Peoria Brewing Company1700-1711 South Washington Street

Products

Bock Beer
1934-1940
Chief Beer
1934-1940
Chief of all Beer
1934-1940
Dorfs "Old Lager" Beer
1934-1940
Holiday Brew
1934-1940
Holiday Special Beer
1934-1940
Hornig Beer
1934-1940
Horst's Beer
1934-1940
Peoria Beer
1934-1936
Peoria Special Beer
1934-1940
Rostock Bock
1934-1940
Rostock Beer
1934-1940
Special X-mas Brew
1934-1940
Utica Beer
1934-1940
Utica Bohemian Style Beer
1934-1940
Xmas Brew
1934-1940
1937Capacity 35000 Barrels

1940 ClosedPeoria Brewing Company