Drinking Beer

Men drinking beer near Brandywine Creek


Powdermen drinking beer near Brandywine Creek
Wilmington, Delaware
ca. 1900

Hagley Museum & Library
Pictorial Collection Department
Hagley File HF W63-53


Drinking glasses in a catalog

Trade Catalog

Illustrated catalogue -- bar room glassware and bottlers supplies
L & M Goldsticker
New York

Hagley Museum & Library
Imprints Department
Trade Catalog Collection

See the full illustrated catalog in the Hagley Digital Archive

A man reads warnings about beer sales


"An Old Fashioned Reminder"

Hagley Museum & Library
Pictorial Collections Department
Nations' Business Photograph Collection
Accession 1993.230



Exterior of the George's Hotel


George's Hotel
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

A close look at the storefront of George's Hotel reveals a window display full of merchandise from the nearby Steigmeier Brewing Company, also of Wilkes-Barre.

Hagley Museum & Library
Pictorial Collections Department
Vulcan Iron Works Photograph Collection
Accession 1971.210

Men stand outside a tavern and liquor store with barrels lining the sidewalk


Max Keil's tavern & Keil's family liquor store
Wilmington, Delaware
ca. 1906-1920

Hagley Museum & Library
Pictorial Collections Department
Accession 1975.281



Trade card advertising Ullmann's beer and billiard saloon

Trade Card

John Ullmann's Lager Beer Depot
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Trade card showing Main Exhibition Building at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia.

Text on back: "John Ullmann's Wine, Liquor, Lager Beer and Billiard Saloon, S.E. Cor. Ninth and Locust Streets, Philadelphia. Yourself and friends are cordially invited to call at Ullmann's Hotel and partake of a Glass of his celebrated Lager Beer drawn from the keg. Also, an excellent Lunch served from 10 A.M. until 1 P.M.
Respectfully, John Ullmann"

Hagley Museum & Library
Collection Name
Accession number