Brewing in Baltimore (Hardcover)

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By Maureen O'Prey, Hugh Sisson (Foreword by)
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Throughout its rich and vibrant history, Baltimore has been known by a variety of names: Mobtown, the Land of Pleasant Living, or Charm City to name just a few. Perhaps "Beer Town" would have been more appropriate. Several pivotal events in Maryland's history involved the brewing industry. Baltimore brewers were vital to building the fledgling town into the bustling city it is today. These brewers established some of the earliest churches in Baltimore. Eagle Brewery's Harry Von der Horst helped build the Orioles into a pennant-winning team in the 1890s. Mary Pickersgill sewed the stars upon the Star Spangled Banner on the floor of Brown's Brewery during the War of 1812.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781531659134
ISBN-10: 1531659136
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing Library Editions
Publication Date: December 12th, 2011
Pages: 130
Language: English