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The Lafayette Brewing Company of La Fayette, Indiana, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1858 - 1862 (John) Wagner & (C) Herbert Co. 151 North 4th Street
1862 - 1899 Thieme & Wagner 51 North 4th Street
1899 - 1918 Thieme & Wagner (Aka of Thieme & Wag... 716-814 N 4th Street
1899 - 1918 Thieme & Wagner Brewing Co. 800/814 4th Street
1933 - 1952 Lafayette Brewery Inc. 716-814 N 4th Street
  • The Fate of the Brewery building is unknown
  • U-Permit Number :   IND-U-734A
  • L-permit Number :  

Timeline

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17th October 1818    

Johann Frederick August Thieme was born in Weimar, Thuringia, Germany. He emigrated to America and settled in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. In 1862 he bought a controlling partnership in John Wagner&... View More

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29th December 1829    

John H. Wagner was born in Lockweiler, near Trier, Germany. At the age of 15 Wagner was apprenticed to a maltster in his native town. He emigrated to America at age 25 in 1854 and settled in Lockpo... View More

1858     Founded(John) Wagner & (C) Herbert Co.151 North 4th Street

1862     Thieme & Wagner51 North 4th Street

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Circa: 1890    

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Circa: 1890    

1899     Thieme & Wagner Brewing Co.800/814 4th Street

Products

Bock Export
1899-1918
Bohemian
1899-1918
Indiana Lager Beer
1899-1901
Lockweiler Special Brew
1899-1918
T & W Special Beer
1899-1918
Ye Tavern (Non-Intoxicating)
1899-1918
Ye Tavern Brew
1899-1918
Yette beer
1906-1918
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Circa: 1900    

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Circa: 1901    

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Circa: 1905    

1933     Lafayette Brewery Inc.716-814 N 4th Street

Products

Kopper Kettle Beer
1935-1942
Tavern Beer
1933-1950
Tippecanoe Beer
1933-1950
Ye Tavern Beer
1933-1952
Ye Tavern Bock Beer
1933-1936
Ye Tavern Brew
1933-1952
Ye Tavern Draught Picnic Beer
1933-1936
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Begin: 1933     End 1952

1933 - 1952
1937Capacity 100000 Barrels
News

21st March 1939    

William Gude, president of the Lafayette Brewery in Indiana, died of a heart attack at home at age 70.
1939Capacity 100000 Barrels

1952 ClosedLafayette Brewery Inc.