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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Kusterer Brewing Co.

Kusterer Brewing Co.


Drivers are in place on several horse-drawn wagons, loaded with kegs, lined up outside the Kusterer Brewing Co., a brick complex of four or five buildings. Trolley tracks are visible in the cobblestone street, and telephone lines run parallel to the street.


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TitleKusterer Brewing Co.

Title by cataloger. From the collection of items found in the cornerstone when the Grand Rapids Brewing Co. was demolished. According to Baxter's history of the city Kusterer's Brewing Co. was located at East Bridge (now Michigan) and Ionia.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI
CollectionPhoto Accession # 138059 - The Grand Rapids Brewing Company Archival Collection

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InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Museum
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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