You might have noticed a recent push of online exhibitions here. Reason being is they work well to share interesting bits of history to a broad audience but rarely have the required PR push to spike the traffic they deserve.
Milwaukee’s brewing history gets the shine it deserves at the Milwaukee Beer Museum. The site is easily navigable and includes a fantastic array of ephemera and photographs. Something to take note of is the decided push for architectural images. The city is in and of itself a brewing museum, and the accents to brew buildings just as inventive and amusing as the advertising schemes.
I’ve chosen to highlight some of the pieces related to Blatz, a rarely discussed beer, and think this segement of the site indicative of the whole. Equally strong are the sections on Miller and Pabst.
Read on to view more excellent pieces of Blatz’s history.