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The Martz Bros. Brewing Company of Detroit, Michigan, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1868 - 1874 Frank Martz & Co., Continental Brewery (O... Orleans & Bronson
1874 - 1877 F. Martz & Bros. Orleans & Bronson
1877 - 1886 Martz Brothers, Frank, John & Michael Orleans & Bronson
1886 - 1919 Detroit Brewing Co. 490 Orleans at Adelaide Street
1918 - 1933 Detroit Beverage Co. 490 Orleans at Adelaide Street
1933 - 1949 Detroit (Martz) Brewing Company (Post-Pro) 2529/2536 Orleans Street at Adelaide
  • The original brewery buildings are still standing
  • U-Permit Number :   MI-U-632
  • L-permit Number :  

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23rd August 1857    

Charles A. Martz was born in in Detroit, Michigan.

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24th March 1864    

Charles Augustus Martz was born in Detroit, Michigan.He  the son of Frank Martz, brewery owner in Detroit, Michigan.  For fifty years he was the secretary-treasurer of the firm.

1868     FoundedFrank Martz & Co., Continental Brewery (Orleans & Bronson)Orleans & Bronson

1874     F. Martz & Bros.Orleans & Bronson

1877     Martz Brothers, Frank, John & MichaelOrleans & Bronson

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Begin: 1886     End 1920

1886 - 1920

1886     Detroit Brewing Co.490 Orleans at Adelaide Street

Products

Detroit Bohemian
1886-1919
Detroit Bohemian Beer
1886-1919
Erlanger Style Beer
1886-1919
Xmas Brew
1886-1919
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Begin: 1909     End 1920

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Begin: 1910     End 1920

1918     Detroit Beverage Co.490 Orleans at Adelaide Street

Products

Ginger Ale
1918-1933
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Begin: 1933     End 1920

1933     Detroit (Martz) Brewing Company (Post-Pro)2529/2536 Orleans Street at Adelaide

Products

Detroit Beer
1933-1937
Detroit Oldbru Beer
1933-1949
Detroit Premium Pale Beer
1933-1949
Martz Beer
1941-1948
Martz Select Beer
1933-1949
Oldbru Bavarian Beer
1933-1949
Oldbru Beer
1933-1948
Oldbru Bock Beer
1933-1949
Oldbru Christmas Beer
1933-1949
Oldbru Gold Top Beer
1933-1949
Stag Beer
1933-1948
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Begin: 1933     End 1949

1933 - 1949
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Begin: 1st January 1936     End 1940

1st January 1936 - 1940
1937Capacity 175000 Barrels
1939Capacity 150000 Barrels
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Begin: 1st January 1940     End 1945

1st January 1940 - 1945
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Begin: 1st January 1942     End 1949

1st January 1942 - 1949

1949 ClosedDetroit (Martz) Brewing Company (Post-Pro)