Schaffer & Walter Brewery – IN 17b

Schaffer & Walter Brewery opened in 1872 and closed in 1875 it was open for 3 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. Schaffer & Walter Brewery was located in Columbia City, IN, which only had 2 breweries, so there are not many that that were producing breweriana items. Local collectors may pay a small premium over national or general collectors because of a lack of local items.

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    Breweries listed under Columbia City, IN 17

    Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
    IN 17aWilliam Walter Brewery18681872
    IN 17bSchaffer & Walter Brewery18721875
    IN 17cH. Schaffer Brewery18751879
    IN 17dFrederick Walter & Benjamin Raupfer Brewery18791893
    IN 17eWalter-Raupfer Brewing Co.18931916

    Breweries listed under Columbia City, IN

    Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
    IN 16Gabriel Moser Brewery1875Unknown
    IN 17aWilliam Walter Brewery18681872