Washington DC Pre-Prohibition Brewers
with Timeline

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    These are pre-prohibition brewers from Washington DC, Alexandria VA & Arlington VA
    This is not a complete list of brewers - it's only the ones I have bottles for
    This list does not include out-of-town breweries whose beer was bottled in DC (e.g. Anheuser-Busch)

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Timeline1
1850      1860      1870      1880     1890      1900      1910      1920
+---------+---------+---------+--------+---------+---------+---------+
                                               XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX   Abner-Drury Brewery 
                      XXXXXXXX                                        Arlington Brewery   
                                                    XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  Arlington Brewing Co (Arlington VA)  
                                               XXXXX                  Consumers Brewery (Arlington VA)  
                                                       XXXXX          Danhakl, Anton
                XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX                                     Dickson, Christopher
               X                                                      Eisenbess & Seitz   
             XX                                                       Grambush, Alexander & Co
                         XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  Christian Heurich Brewery  
                     XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX                                 Kernwein, George  
        XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX                                      Kozel, John  
                X                                                     Luber, Leonard   
          XXXXXXXX                                                    Maack, William N.H.   
              XXX                                                     Miller, A.  
                XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX                                       Nass, John  
                                        XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX   National Capitol Brewing Co  
               XX                                                     Pogensee (Alexandria VA) 
            XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX    Robert Portner Brewery (Alexandria VA) 
              XXXX                                                    Schnell, George  
                                       XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX   Washington Brewery Co   
               XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX                                       Zanner, William  
+---------+---------+---------+--------+---------+---------+---------+
1850      1860      1870      1880     1890      1900      1910      1920

1 Years of operation may not be exact - I derived them from a combination of city directories, newspaper ads/articles, the book "American Breweries III" by Dale P. Van Wieren, & the book "Capital Beer" by Garrett Peck.


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This page last updated on August 6, 2017.