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Date: date unknown
Description: Group portrait of men and boys pictured with horses outside a barn. The stables served the Potosi Brewing Company. On the far left a man is seated in a car...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Brewery employees, many of them from the Schumacher family, pose with barrels outside the brewery.
Date: 1902 after
Description: Exterior view of the bottling works of the Potosi Brewery built in 1902. A group of men stand near the front entrance.
Description: Exterior view of the brewery in Potosi with cars parked along the street.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Potosi Brewery at about the time Adam Schumacher took over the operation. Children and adults can be seen near a fence and in horse-dr...
Description: Students with their teacher pose on the grounds in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse and shed.
Description: Informal picture taken in a bar in Potosi, at which are standing five cousins who operated the Potosi Brewery. They are left to right: Adolph Schumacher,...
Description: Panoramic view showing, on the left, the bottling plant and the stables, and on the right, the Potosi Brewery itself. Groups of men are standing on the sid...
Description: Tour of the Potosi Brewery.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of Potosi Brewery employees inside the brewery.
Description: An unpaved Potosi street in winter. There are unidentified men standing in front of a building, and in the distance a couple of carriages with horses.
Description: An exterior view of the old brewery at Potosi. A man is walking down the street toward the building.
Description: The Potosi Brewery. Men can be seen standing in front of the building, and driving horse-drawn vehicles.
Description: Sanborn map showing the main street of Potosi, Wisconsin, with an inset for the Potosi Brewery.
Description: A tree-lined road the locals know as Lover's Lane.
Description: Brewery wagons loaded with beer barrels in foreground of the Potosi Brewery.
Description: View down street of the central business district. A large brick building on the left with awnings includes a furniture store. Automobiles are parked at an...
Description: View down street of the central business district. There is a furniture store on the left, a general store and service garage on the right and a drugstore...
Description: Ruins of an old furnace. There is a pile of stones and the remains of a wheel. In the background is a hill with trees.
Description: A group of men standing outside the Potosi Brewing Company bottling house. Next to the brick building is a barn that served as the brewery's stables.
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