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National Brewery Museum™
The American Breweriana Association, through the ABA Museum Foundation and in partnership with the Potosi Museum Foundation, has restored the former Potosi Brewery at Potosi, Wisconsin into the National Brewery Museum & Research Library.

Located in the Potosi Brewery Complex at 209 S. Main Street in Potosi Wisconsin. Open Tuesday through Sunday 10 am to 6 pm. (After March 12, 2012 Open Daily 10 am to 6 pm)

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Restored Potosi Brewing Company Building
Restored Potosi Brewing Company Building

Features
Ordinary People with an Extraordinary Love for Things Beer Past Journals & Interviews 3
Ordinary People with an Extraordinary Love for Things Beer Past Journals & Interviews 3
Art, Beer and Collecting: The ABC's of Breweriana Doug Hoverson 13
Art, Beer and Collecting: The ABC's of Breweriana Doug Hoverson 13
The History of: The National Brewery Museum™ & Research Library Len Chylack 22
The History of: The National Brewery Museum™ & Research Library Len Chylack 22
Good Times and Good Old Potosi Beer Karla Kaiser 40
Good Times and Good Old Potosi Beer Karla Kaiser 40
The Opening Instruction Beer Can Kevin Lilek 60
The Opening Instruction Beer Can Kevin Lilek 60
Brewing Industry in Post Prohibition America (1935-1985) Rich Wagner 64
Brewing Industry in Post Prohibition America (1935-1985) Rich Wagner 64
Crowntainer Style Beer Can Gary Gauger 72
Crowntainer Style Beer Can Gary Gauger 72
Dumping: A Brief History Mark Benbow 76
Dumping: A Brief History Mark Benbow 76
Wood-Pulp Beer Coasters Max Nelson 82
Wood-Pulp Beer Coasters Max Nelson 82
A Crowning Achievement John Vetter 86
A Crowning Achievement John Vetter 86
Origin of Drinking Steins Matt Knoblauch 90
Origin of Drinking Steins Matt Knoblauch 90
California 'Short Timers' Bob Kay 92
California 'Short Timers' Bob Kay 92
Early Texas Labels Bob Kay 96
Early Texas Labels Bob Kay 96
The Story of Schorr-Kolksshneider Brewing Company, St Louis, MO Donald Roussin & Kevin Kious 102
The Story of Schorr-Kolksshneider Brewing Company, St Louis, MO Donald Roussin & Kevin Kious 102

Vignettes
PBF Donations 33
PBF Donations 33
Potosi Brewery Complex Diagram 36
Potosi Brewery Complex Diagram 36
Potosi Brewery Foundations President's Report Denis David 46
Potosi Brewery Foundations President's Report Denis David 46
Potosi Brewery Bar Gary David 50
Potosi Brewery Bar Gary David 50
Holiday Garden Center 52
Holiday Garden Center 52
Breweriana Organizations 109
Breweriana Organizations 109


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ABA Life Achievement Award Len Chylack 2
Members Who Have Completed Their Museum Pledges 33
Donations to the National Brewery Museum™ & Library 54
ABA Honor Roll of Excellence 58
Master Members Program 63
ABA Exchange Coordinators and Services 99







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