John Pforr Brewery – IL 160a

John Pforr Brewery opened in 1888 and closed in 1892 it was open for 4 years. Breweries that are only open for a couple of years like this did not have a long time to produce advertising and collectibles so they tend to be more scarce than breweries with more longevity. As a Pre-Prohibition Brewery, any advertising items or collectibles are likely to be valuable and desirable to collectors as they tend to be hard to find. John Pforr Brewery was in an active brewing city. Chicago, IL was listed as having 166 breweries, which is quite a few. Sometimes a large number of breweries can lead to an active collecting community that will be willing to pay more for breweriana items than other collectors.

  • Address Information: 147/149 Fullerton Ave

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Breweries listed under Chicago, IL 160

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IL 160aJohn Pforr Brewery18881892
IL 160bCatherine Pforr Brewery18921895
IL 160cCatherine Pforr Brewery18951897
IL 160dJohn Pforr Brewery18971908
IL 160eEdw. J. Birk & Bro. Brewery19101912

Breweries listed under Chicago, IL

166 breweries were found for Chicago, IL, showing 10 listings nearest to Edw. J. Birk & Bro. Brewery
Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IL 155aChas. F. Ogren Brewery18861888
IL 156aOld Monk Brewery Corp.19341936
IL 157aJohn O'Neill BreweryUnknown1860
IL 158Garden City Breweryc18541856
IL 159aWilliam Pfeifer Brewery18881891
IL 160aJohn Pforr Brewery18881892
IL 161aPhoenix Brewing Co.18961898
IL 162aPilsen Brewing Co.19031905
IL 163aPohl Bros. Brewery18811882
IL 164Quist & Carlson Brewery19081908