Item No: pdcc01666
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 47
Additional Title: Bergner & Engel Brewing Company
Historic Street Address:
31st & Jefferson Street
Print and Picture Collection
Item 1, top: Two lithographic illustrations from an album plate documenting the brewerytown complex of Bergner & Engels Brewing Company. The company was formed in 1870 and became one of the largest breweries in the country. Shows individual buildings within the complex: bottling house; ale & porter brewery; storage for malt & hops; cooper shops; coal storage; freight office and Engleside station for the Penna. R. R. Company. Also shows the shunting of the company's refrigerator railroad cars around the complex and the loading of barrels onto horse-drawn wagons. Chromolithographs 22.8 x 16.6cm.
Item 2, lower: Two lithographic illustrations from an album plate documenting the brewerytown complex of Bergner & Engels Brewing Company. Exterior and interior views of individual buildings shown include: brew house; milling department; cooper shops; ale vaults; storage houses; fermenting houses. Also shows exterior and interior view of the office building. Chromolithographs 22.7 x 16.6cm.
A917.481 P536 v.15
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Mueller, A. M. J. - Lithographer