Union Brewery – IL 138a

Union Brewery started doing business circa 1850 and was in production until 1869 which means they operated for around 19 years. Items from breweries of this age tend to be more common and less valuable than some breweries. Early items can still be valuable as can rarer types of items. 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. Union 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: 401/403 Wolcott & Scott Sts
  • Other Names Used by this Brewery: aka George Metz & Killian Schott 1862-1863; aka Metz & Brand 1863-1864
  • Brewery Owner: George Metz

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Breweries listed under Chicago, IL 138

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IL 138aUnion Breweryc18501869
IL 138bUnion Brewery18691875
IL 138cGeorge Metz Jr. Brewery18751877

Breweries listed under Chicago, IL

166 breweries were found for Chicago, IL, showing 10 listings nearest to George Metz Jr. Brewery
Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IL 131Joseph or James Ludwick & Co. Brewery18581863
IL 132aCharles B. Mader Brewery18841888
IL 133aManhattan Brewing Co.18931933
IL 136Metropolitan Weiss Beer Brewing Co.18981898
IL 137aMette & Vogt Brewery18881889
IL 138aUnion Breweryc18501869
IL 139aMiller & Son Brewery18631870
IL 140aH. B. Miller & Son Brewery18651865
IL 141John B. Miller Brewery18591862
IL 142Timothy Mitchell Brewery18821884