Pabst Brewing Co. – WI 286i

Pabst Brewing Co. opened in 1938 and closed in 1958 it was open for 20 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. Breweries that started up right after Prohibition was repealed, up to around the 1950s are the last group that represent highly collectible and valuable Breweriana for the most part. The period after Prohibition was when cans became popular so some of the rarest and most desirable cans come from this period. For cans to be very valuable they need to be rare, and in very good condition in most cases. Pabst Brewing Co. was in an active brewing city. Milwaukee, WI was listed as having 74 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.

  • Other Names Used by this Brewery: aka: RWB Brewing Co 1982-83; Blitz-Weinhard Co. 1982-83; San Antonio Beverage Co. 1983-86

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Breweries listed under Milwaukee, WI 286

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
WI 286aEmpire Brewery18441853
WI 286bEmpire Brewery18531860
WI 286cEmpire Brewery18601864
WI 286dEmpire Brewery18641873
WI 286eEmpire Brewery18731889
WI 286fPabst Brewing Co.18891920
WI 286gPabst Corporation Brewery19201933
WI 286hPremier-Pabst Corp Brewery19331938
WI 286iPabst Brewing Co.19381958
WI 286jPabst Brewing Co.1985Unknown

Breweries listed under Milwaukee, WI

74 breweries were found for Milwaukee, WI, showing 10 listings nearest to Pabst Brewing Co.
Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
WI 281Louis Arras Brewery18591860
WI 282William Aschmann Brewery18591860
WI 283aEagle Brewery18411843
WI 284Banner Brewing Co.19331935
WI 285aWisconsin Brewery1850sUnknown
WI 286aEmpire Brewery18441853
WI 287aPlank Road Brewery18501851
WI 287.1Valentine Blatz Brewery18511852
WI 288aCity Brewery18461852
WI 289aPhoenix Brewery18521854