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John Gund Bottling Department



John Gund Bottling Department
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Title: John Gund Bottling Department
Description: Brewery workers, posed in front of stacked beer barrels. Pictured (2nd row, far right) is Louis Schreiber (1861-1923) who immigrated to Wisconsin from Bavaria at age 18. The tapped barrel is marked John Gund Bottling and the barrel at front center is stamped "J.GUNDBO."

Image ID: 1933
Creation
Date:
1890 ca.
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: La Crosse, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Classified File
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Louis Schreiber was a union president in the 1920s. This brewery closed sometime after 1920 over a strike. The photograph had previously been misidentified as workers at the Michel Brewery (La Crosse Breweries, Inc.).
Subjects: Breweries
Brewing industry
Hats
Men
Portraits, Group
Barrels
Beards
Beer
Bottles
Work clothes
Tools
Moustache
 

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Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society.

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