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Updated 01-29-17

Akers, Ted. “Extravaganza Offers Beer Tasting – Dinner at Valley Forge Brewing Co.” King of Prussia Post. June 12, 1997.

Albert, Jim. "Keeping the City's Brewing History Alive." Times Newspapers (Northeast Philadelphia). Oct. 25, 1989.

Allen, Ken. This Suds For You. Philadelphia Style. Fall 2000.

American Beer – Glimpses of its History and Description of its Manufacture. United States Brewers Association. New York. 1909.

Anderson, Jim. "Interview with Rich Wagner." Beer Philadelphia Radio.1540 AM, Philadelphia, PA. May 1, 1998.

Anderson, Jim. "The Pens of Pennsylvania." Beer Philadelphia. June, 1998.

Anderson, Will. Beer U.S.A. Morgan & Morgan, Inc. Dobbs Ferry, NY. 1986.

Anderson, Will. From Beer to Eternity. The Stephen Greene Press. Lexington, MA. 1987.

Andrews, Betsy. Breweries of Brotherly Love. New York Times January 16, 2009.

Andrews, Kim. The John F. Betz Mausoleum at West Laurel Hill Cemetery. YouTube video.

Armstrong, Mellany. WDEL Radio interview with Rich Wagner about his colonial brewing demonstration for the Odessa Brewfest 09-06-14.

Associated Press. "Hoisting a Few the Old Way." Philadelphia Daily News. Nov. 30, 1989.

Avery, Ron. "Never Tell This Guy Philly Was a Busch League Town." Philadelphia Daily News. June 28, 1991.

Avery, Ron. “Art is Brewin' in This Old Ruin. Philadelphia Daily News. June 12, 1991.

Avril, Tom. “A Theory About Beer and Farming – First, Give Us Our Daily Brew.” Philadelphia Inquirer. January 13, 2010.

Baron, Stanley. Brewed in America. Little Brown & Co., Boston 1962.

Bauder, Bob. Demolition Cuts Into History. Pittsburgh Trib. November 26, 2010.

Bednar, Jeffrey N. “Sustainable Development and Growth Management: Controlling Urban Sprawl Through Adaptive Use of Existing Structures While Preserving the Integrity of Historically Significant Buildings.” Unpublished M.P.A. Thesis, P.S.U. 1996.

Bentz, Adam T. “Raids and Responsibility: Prohibition Enforcement and Evasion in the 1920s Lehigh Valley and the Unlikely Administration of Bethlehem Reform Mayor Robert Pfeifle.” M.A. History Thesis. Lehigh University. April, 2006.

Binzen, Peter. "He's Furnishing Offices, and Loving It. (New business in old Wolf Brewery)" Philadelphia Inquirer. January 31, 2000.

Bivens, Terry. Micro Brewers Offer the Latest: Designer Beer. Inquirer. 1986.

Blangger, Tim. "Brewpubs Bubble Across the State." The Morning Call (Allentown). Sept. 5, 1990.

Blangger, Tim. “Events to Tap Sources of Valley's Brewing Past. The Morning Call (Allentown) June 26, 1991.

Blangger, Tim. "Tradition Is Brewing." The Morning Call (Allentown). Feb. 5, 1987.

Bolster, Richard. “Celebrating Philadelphia's German Beer Heritage.” Philly Beer Scene May 2014.

Bostwick, William. The Brewer's Tale (A History of the World According to Beer). W.W. Norton & Co., Inc. NY. 2014. Note: a portion of one chapter includes interview with Rich Wagner re: colonial brewing.

Brewing in the Age of Pirates.” The Washington Post. July 19, 2013.

"Brewing in Pennsylvania (Chapter IV)." American Beer: Glimpses of its History and Description of Manufacturing. United States Brewers Association. New York, 1909.

Brewmaste's Memories.” Interview with Charlie Lieberman. The Keg: Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Summer 2001.

Bryson, Lew. Pennsylvania Breweries. Stackpole Books. Mechanicsburg, PA. 1998.

Bryson, Lew. “Philadelphia City of Brotherly Suds.” The New Brewer. March/April 2005.

Bull, Don, et. al., American Breweries. Bullworks, Trumbull, CT, 1984.

Burkhart, Michael T. “Oktoberfest Beers”. (Cherry Hill) Courier Post. October 11, 2006.

Burns, Patrick. "Lauer's Beer Business Brought Early Industrial Movement to a Head." Reading Eagle & Reading Times. No date, Winter 2002.

Cato, Jason. “Family Business Will Open Do-It-Yourself Brew Shop.” (Pittsburgh) Tribune. July 23, 1020.

Chawla, Raj. (PHOTO) Rich Wagner, Colonial brewer, prepares mash tun at Vermont Brewer's Festival.” Burlington Free Press. July 18, 1998.

Chenevert, Bill. “7-Up Plant Goes Down, A Dilapidated Bella Vista Bottling Plant is Getting Razed For Incoming Townhomes.” South Philly Review. January 9, 2014.

Choi, Charles Q. “Beer Lubricated the Rise of Civilization, Study Suggests.” Live Science. November 5, 2010.

Cissna, William D. "A Tradition Brewing." Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine. Fall, 1985.

Cissna, William D. "Brewing in Colonial America." American Breweriana Journal. July/August, 1993.

Cissna, William D. "Dubois Brewing Co., of DuBois, Pennsylvania... Long-Time Survivor in "Budweiser" Battle Lost Without an Heir in Takeover and Closing." American Breweriana Journal. May/June, 1985.

Cook, Bonnie L. (Obit) “Frederick Elliott Ehmann, 99, former POW, author.” (Brewmaster, Schmidt's of Phila.). Inquirer August 12, 2013.

Cornils, Peter. Brewery Collectables Club of America (BCCA) “Chapters Matter Newsletter.” Fall 2010.

Cowherd, Kevin. “City of Brewery Love.” Baltimore Sun. October 29, 2006.

Combine-Simon, Patricia. "Pennsylvania Breweries." WQLN Public Broadcasting of NW PA. Broadcast on WYBE, Philadelphia. Broadcast 7-18-01. 8 PM.

Cook, Bonnie L. “Robert J. Gretz, 91, Brewery Scion” (Obit). Philadelphia Inquirer September 29, 2013.

Countryman, Chris. “Fairmount Park's History of Brewing.” Fairmount Free Press (Fairmount Park Conservancy). June 10, 2010.

Cunningham, Ed. "Philadelphia: Workshop of the World (includes interview with Rich Wagner on Brewerytown)." WHYY TV, Wilmington/Phila. Broadcast 3-13-01.

Curtin, Jack. “A Rich Treasure Trove of Philly Beer Lore.” (Review of Philadelphia Beer). Jack Curtin's Liquid Diet Blog. June 21, 2012.

Dochter, Rich & Wagner, Rich. "The Brewing History of Pittsburgh, a Microcosm of the U.S. Brewing Industry." Zymurgy. Winter, 1985.

Dochter, Rich & Wagner, Rich. "Brewerytown, U.S.A." Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine. Summer, 1991.

Dochter, Rich. Breweries West Branch Valley. (Susquehanna) Unpublished.

Dochter, Rich. "The F.C. Lucas Brewery: Castanea, PA." Home Fermenter's Digest. May, 1984.

Dodge, John. “Old Olympia Beer Brewhouse Remains Object of Fascination. The Olympian. November 24, 2013.

Dubin, Murray. "Old Brews: History of Philadelphia Beer-Making is Traced in Exhibit (German Society of Pennsylvania)." Philadelphia Inquirer. Sept., 1987.

Dunson-Todd, Jason. "Beer From the Wood." Brewing Techniques Magazine. Sept., 1997.

Esposito, Nicholas. “Bless Our Beer Gardens, Past and Present.” Hidden City. October 20, 2014.

Fennell, Art. “Art Fennell Reports: Philadelphia Beer History.” Interview with Rich Wagner and Don Russell during Philly Beer Week. Comcast Channel CN8. June 5, 2011.

Fiedler, Elizabeth.. Brewerytown Going Back to Its Sudsy Roots. Newsworks. January 9, 2014. WHYY 90.9 FM Website.

Finkel, Ken. “Ground Zero For Philadelphia Beer.” Philly History Blog. October 6, 2011.

Flothow, Wiltrud. “Ludwig/Louis Bergdoll – ein Sinsheimer wird Millionãr in Philadelphia.” Sinsheim Geschichtsblätter 2012

.Click here for article translated by the author.

Fourth Annual Master Brewers Convention in Philadelphia. The Western Brewer. November 1890.

Gambardello, Joseph A. “This Beer's From Where?” Inquirer. October 10, 2013.

Gapinski, Dave. “Construction Workers Find Underground Brewery, Beer Cellar Behind Amherst (OH) City Hall. Channel 5 News ABC.

Gil. “Frankford Oktoberfest.” Frankford Gazette. October 13, 2010.

Gerger, Michael. “Book and Beer Nerds Unite For Browse and Brews.” metro Philadelphia. June 4, 2013.

Goodman, Howard. "Brewers Tap One of Their Own For Praise." Philadelphia Inquirer. Sept. 20, 1989.

Griffith, David. "Prohibition Tours Explore the Not-So-Dry '20s-Era Lancaster." Lancaster Intelligencer Journal. June, 2001.

Handy, Larry. “ECBA Library – New Titles: Philadelphia Beer (History Press) by Rich Wagner. the KEG (Eastern Coast Breweriana Association, ECBA). Summer 2012.

Handy, Larry. “Rich Wagner Lecture Series Yards Brewery.” The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Fall 2006.

Hartlep, Will. “Duquesne Brewing Company.” Amercan Breweriana Journal. May/June 2006.

Hedgpeth, Steve. "A Toast (clink!) to Beer's Noble Heritage." Bucks County Courier Times. April 6, 1988.

Hedgpeth, Steve. "This Wort's for You: Many Make Their Own." Bucks County Courier Times. April 6, 1988.

Herman, Holly. “New Exhibit Celebrates County's Good Taste.” Reading Eagle. December 2, 2007.

Henry, Sue. “Beer Gardening in Northeaster PA.” WILK 980 AM October 2007.

Hessinger, Shawn A. “Tradition Spans 177 Years.” Pottsville Republican and Herald. June 18, 2006.

Hines, Nickolaus. Civilization, as We Know it May Have Started Because of Beer. All That is Interesting. May 17, 2016.

History Channel, The. "Timelab 2000: Beer and the Mayflower." Redtree Productions. April 8, 1999.

Historical Society of Pennsylvania. June 10, 2010. Colonial Taverns and the Drinks They Served. YouTube Video.

Holahan, Jane. “A Toast to Ale's Long History in County Festival to Feature Demos, Music and Sampling.” Intelligencer Journal Lancaster New Era. July 17, 2009.

Holliday, Al. Book Reviews: Southeastern Regional Interest. Philadelphia Beer by Rich Wagner, The History Press. Pennsylvania History. November/December 2012.

Hoverson, Doug. On the Bookshelf – Book Reviews (Philadelphia Beer). American Breweriana Journal. September/October 2012.

Hummel, George. "Craft Beer in Philadelphia, Historic Milestone." Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Feb./March, 2002.

Huntington, Tom. "The American Way of Beer." Early American Life. October, 2004.

Hutchinson, Matt. "Brewing for a Purpose: Annual Yeast Feast Helps Raise Funds for Environmental Groups." (Williamsport) Sun-Gazette. May 12, 2002.

In Memorium: Henry Ortlieb. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. August/September 2004.

Janosov, Robert A. Cold and Gold, a History of the Stegmaier Brewing Company Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Tres Canis Publishing. Nanticoke, PA. 1997.

Joyce, Jim. "America's Oldest Brewery." All About Beer Magazine. May, 1983.

Kallen, Stuart A. Beer Here: A Traveler's Guide to American Brewpubs and Microbreweries. Citadel Press. New York, NY. 1995.

Kalonick, Jillian. “The Science of Suds.” Timeoff Bucks County (Princeton Packet). August 16, 2006.

Keels, Tom. “Uncovering Philadelphia's History as a Brewery Town and it's Current Brewing Renaissance. Creatively Speaking WRTI 90.1 FM. Third segment in a half hour program, aired December 13, 2008.

Kemper, Steve. "Viva el Rey de Cerveza!" Outside Magazine. April, 1992.

Kilmer, Liz. “Vandals Strike Historic Monument (Frederick Lauer) in Reading's City Park.” WFMZ Channel 69 News.

Kiriluk-Hill, Renée. “'Brewed in Brooklyn' Documentary About Beer Set to Premiere in River Horse Hometown of Lambertville.”Hunterdon Democrat. January 18, 2013.

Kirk, Brian. “Beeradelphia.” The Temple News. April 25, 2007.

Kitsock, Greg. “Beer: What the Colonists Might Have Quaffed. The Washington Post. July 20, 2010.

Kitsock, Greg. "Old Breweries, New Beer: Leading the Charge for Urban Renewal." All About Beer. May, 2003.

Kitsock, Greg. "South-Central Pennsylvania Brewery Tour." (CA) Celebrator Beer News. Oct./Nov. 1997.

Kishinchand, Cynthia Rowe. “Brewery Tunnels Sealed.” The Fallser (East Falls). December 1996.

Komlenic, Sam. "Deconstructing Dubois." The Keg. Spring, 2004.

Konolige, Kit. "Beer Lovers Will Find a Treat Brewing." Philadelphia Daily News. Sept. 25, 1987.

Kurz, Lauren. “Be a Patriot, Drink Beer.” Play Philly. (http://www.playphilly.com). June 28, 2006.

Kuznitz, Hadas. Interview with Larry Handy BCCA CANvention Valley Forge Convention Center. KYW News Radio 1060 AM. Philadelphia, PA. September 8, 2010. Podcast.

LeBan, Craig. Market Basket – Brewing Philly Beer History. Philadelphia Inquirer May 31, 2012.

Lelyveld, Nita. "Mixing beer and history, this tour has taste on tap." Philadelphia Inquirer. Nov. 10, 1996.

Leonard, Devin. “The Plot to Destroy America's Beer.” Bloomsberg Businessweek. Oct. 29- Nov. 4 2012.

Lieberman, Charlie. "The Brewers' Yeast." (Poem). Brewer's Digest. Jan, 1957.

Lieberman, Charlie. "Penns Purity Brew." Brewers Bulletin. Dec 14, 1990.

Linkous, Jeff. “Ancestral Ale – Brewing in Colonial America (video).” Art-Linked Letters LLC Tuckerton, NJ 2006.

Lopez, Steve. In Beer Wars, One Stands Out. Inquirer. June 2, 1988.

Lotozo, Eils. “Discovered: Brewing in Liberties. (Old J.J. Wolf Brewery) Philadelphia Inquirer. May 26, 2006.

Lyke, Rick. "Business of Beer." Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July, 2001.

The Making of Pomona Ale – Historic Brew Fest Project Produces Real Beer.” Camden County Historical Society Communicator. Spring/Summer 2007.

Mammarella, Ken. “The Simple Miracle of Beer. Beer Re-Enactor Will Show Odessa Brewfest Visitors How William Penn Would Have Made His Brew. The News Journal Crossroads (New Castle, DE). Cover Story. September 4, 2014.

Marston, Christopher H. Guidebook to the Pittsburgh Region. Three Rivers Chapter of the Society of Industrial Archaeologists. June, 1993.

Mattera, Julianne. “Dogfish Head raises glass to Woolrich with Pennsylvania Tuxedo beer.” pennlive.com.

McCoy, Kristy A. “Brewerie Adds Koehler Items to its décor.” Erie Times-News. June 5, 2010.

McCleod, Alan. “Book Review: Philadelphia Beer, Rich Wagner.” beerbloggenx40. July 16, 2012.

McCoy, Maureen, Editor. The Bookshelf: Philadelphia Beer by Rich Wagner Forward by Lew Bryson. (Review). DRAUGHTlines.Origlio Beverage. Fall 2012.

McNealy, Terry A. "Early Brewing and Distilling on the Delaware." Mercer Mosaic: The Journal of the Bucks County Historical Society. Vol. 3, No. 4, July/August, 1986.

Mease, Alyssa. “Trenton Pastor Brews a Lesson in Hops and History for Patriot's Week.” The Times of Trenton. 12-28-12.

Metzger, Stephen. “Extra Special Ale: Philadelphia's Brewing History and the Story of Yards.” Temple University student film. 2007.

Milan, Vivian. “What's Brewing in Easton? A Past and Present Look at Breweries in Easton, Pennsylvania.” (The Easton Irregular) The Easton Heritage Edition. Summer 2016.

Milbank, Dana. Microbreweries Find Space at the Bar. The Wall Street Journal. October 16, 1990.

Moeller, William M. "The Brewing Industry, Eastern Pennsylvania and Philadelphia." Brewers Digest. June - Sept., 1966.

Moss-Coane, Marty. WHYY 91 FM Radio Times Philly Beer Week interview with Don “Joe Sixpack” Russell and Rich Wagner. June 6, 2012.

Morris, Stephen. The Great Beer Trek Revised & Updated. Pelham Books, U.S.A. 1990.

Naedele, Walter. “Homegrown Brews Put to the Test.” Inquirer November 27, 1984.

New Sweden History Conference (14th Annual 11-08-14).

Nichols, Rick. "Ale's Well that Ends Well: Kensington again has a brewery, thanks to Yards' move from Manayunk." Inquirer (Magazine). March 2, 2003.

Nichols, Rick. “Beer Week in the City's Yeastiest Nook.” Philadelphia Inquirer. March 19, 2009.

O'Malley, Michael III. “A Backward Glance at Thirty-Five Years Young.” Pennsylvania Heritage. Winter 2009.

Ober, Richard and Musson Robert. 200 Years of Brewing in Allegheny County (1760-19600). Zepp Publications. Medina, OH 2015.

One Hundred Years of Brewing, A Supplement to The Western Brewer. H.S. Rich Pub. Co., Chicago, Ill. 1903. Reprinted, 1974. Arno Press, NY.

Otis, Lauren. “House of Brews.” Princeton Packet Timeoff Bucks County. October 17, 2006.

Parrish, Kathleen. “It's Not Thanksgiving Without Beer.” Morning Call. November 20, 2006.

Petaccio, Matt. "Brewery Historian to Hold Lecture at Yards." Star Newspaper, Oct. 8, 2003.

Petitt, Leann. Brewery Historian to Talk About Brews Along the River. Phoenixville News. September 12, 2009.

Petula, Nicholas E. Brewed in Scranton. Nick Petula, Scranton. 1988.

Pomponio, Angela. “Building on their Brew: Craft Beers Propel Pub Operator's Growth.” The Patriot News. August 10, 2006.

Powell, Matt. “Save Iron City Beer.” Bad Luck City Blog. March 26, 2007.

Pytak, Stephen J. “Yuengling to Put Waste Water Plant at Former Ice Cream Factory. (Pottsville) Republican Herald. Nov. 13, 2013.

Raniere, Ken. “South Bethlehem's First Brewery.” Bethlehem Press. April 10, 2014.

Reich, Scott. “The Newest Brewery Collectable – Brewery Visits.” American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2007.

Resnick, Marin. “Historian Brews Up Colonial-Style Beer at Bouman-Stickney Farmstead .” Hunterdon (NJ) Review. April 4, 2016.

Reviving A Legend: Duquesne Beer Is Coming Back. The Pittsburgh Channel 4 WTAE. June 16, 2010.

Richardson, Roxanne. “Frank's Homebrew Demonstrates 18th Century Brewing. Berks-Mont News. Dec. 19, 2012.

Ridings, Patrick. “Dr. Patrick McGovern and the Quest For The Bygone Beers.” Philly Beer Scene. March 2013.

Ridings, Patrick. Factually Brewed – Rich Wagner Pours You History With Philadelphia Beer. Philly Beerscene. August/September 2012.

 Ritchie, Chris. "Brewery Tour is on Tap for May." The Times Leader (Wilkes-Barre). April 18, 1991.

Robbins, Liz. “William Pflaumer, Philadelphia Beer Baron, Dies at 76.” New York Times. May 30, 2010.

Ronnenberg, Herman W. The Politics of Assimilation; the Effect of Prohibition on the German Americans. Carlton Press. 1975.

Rosenberg-Naparsteck, Ruth, City Historian, Editor. “A Brief History of Brewing in Rochester.” Rochester History Vol. LIV No. 2 Spring 1992.

Rubin, Daniel. “Philadelphia Toasted Prohibition.” Inquirer. May 3, 2010.

Russell, Don. “Beer Was THE Attraction in 1876.” Phila. Daily News. July 28, 2006.

Russell, Don. "Brewery Buff has a Thing for the Past." Phila. Daily News. Nov. 8, 1996.

Russell, Don. "Floyd-damaged brewers recover." Phila. Daily News. Nov. 18, 1999.

Russell, Don. "A Heady Historic First for Philadelphia?" Phila. Daily News. Oct. 2, 1998.

Russell, Don. "Right in their Own Back Yards: Kensington Gets a New Brewery" Phila. Daily News. May 3, 2002.

Russell, Don. “Saluting Our Brewing Heritage – New History of Beer-Making in Philly Recalls an Earlier Epic Era.” Philadelphia Daily News. May 24, 2012.

Russell, Don. "Save the Sign, It's One Beautiful..." Phila. Daily News. Jan 28, 2000.

Russell, Don. "A Thirsty First." Phila. Daily News. April 13, 2001.

Saffron, Inga. “Changing Skyline: Developer Roland Kassis Turning Fishtown Into Hip Haven.” (plans include Heimgaertner, aka Protobrewery) Inquirer March 6, 2015.

Saffron, Inga. “Good Eye: A Great German Brewery Survives in Kensington.” Philadelphia Inquirer July 31, 1916.

Saffron, Inga. “Good Eye: The Brewery That Gave Brewerytown Its Name.” The Changing Skyline 10-01-16 and Philadelphia Inquirer 10-02-16.

Salem, F.W. Beer, Its History and Its Economic Value as a National Beverage, 1880. Arno Press, 1972. Beer Books 2007.

Scheid, Lisa. “Past Roles of Women Explored – Volunteers Demonstrate How to Brew Beer and Make Sauerkraut as Wives and Mothers Did in the 19th Century at Hopewell Furnace.” Reading Eagle/Times. October 27, 1996.

Schlimm, John E. II. Straub Brewery. Arcadia Publishing, 2005. http://www.arcadiapublishing.com.

Shaffer, Gwen. "A Hop Through History." Philadelphia Weekly. Sept. 14-20, 2005.

Shrift, Gwen. “Puppets, Reenactors Fight to Preserve Warwick's Moland House. The Intelligencer. August 15, 2013.

Simon, Ray. "Conversations on Beer, a Philadelphia History. Weekly Press. Nov. 3, 2010.

Smagalski, Carolyn. Beer at West Laurel Hill Cemetery. BellaOnline The Voice of Women.

Smagalski, Carolyn. Rich Wagner – Beer Historian Brews Colonial Ale. BellaOnline The Voice of Women.

Smagalski, Carolyn. “12 Best Beer Books of 2012.” BellaOnline. December 2012.

Smith, Darrell. “There Is Always Time For a Good Book.” Review of Philadelphia Beer by Rich Wagner (History Press 2012). Museum of Beer and Brewing. Newsletter, v. 31 Spring 2017.

Snyder, Susan. “Dock Street Pub Poised to Return.” Philadelphia Inquirer. July 27, 2006.

Spector, Rick. “The Philadelphia Brewery Tour Revisited.” Radio Interview. WHAT 1340 AM Philadelphia. July 18, 2006.

Stevens, Gina V. “Beer Buffs Hop to Mercer's Brewery Night.” Doylestown Patriot. August 24, 2006.

"Summer and Suds, Camping Trip Became Search for Brewing Gems." Preservation News, June, 1985.

"Summer Suds Studies Become IA Brewery Project." SIA Newsletter, Vol. 13, No. 3 & 4, Fall & Winter 1984. Society of Industrial Archeology.

Szmidt, Ben. History Matters: Beer in the First State. WDDE 90.1 FM September 28, 2013. Includes article and video.

Togneri, Chris.”Brothers' bar in Squirrel Hill capitalizes on locally brewed trend.” Trib (Pittsburgh). Feb. 17, 2014.

Togneri, Chris.”Craft breweries proliferate in Pa., nationally with room to keep growing.” Trib (Pittsburgh). Dec. 28, 2014.

Trayner, Kevin. Book Reviews: “Philadelphia Beer By Rich Wagner, The History Press.” Ale Street News. December 2012/January 2013.

United States Brewers Association. American Beer – Glimpses of its History and Description of Manufacturing. New York 1909.

United States Brewers Association. Fifty-Fifth Convention of the U.S.B.A., Address of President Edward A. Schmidt. Yearbook of the U.S.B.A. 1915. New York 1915.

Usalis, John. “Landmark Brewery Will Come Down in Mahanoy City.” Republican Herald August 7, 2014.

Van Dongen, Susan. Drink of Life, Back in Colonial Times Beer Was a Dietary Staple. Princeton Packet. August 6, 2008.

Van Wieren, Dale. American Breweries II. E.C.B.A., West Point, PA 1995.

The Very Best in Preservation.” (2011 National Preservation Awards, includes pic and description of American Brewery in Baltimore). Preservation, The Magazine of the National Trust For Historic Preservation. November/December 2011.

A Visit to William Penn's Brewery.” Modern Brewer. November 1939.

Waad, Theresa. “The Taste of a Potato Sandwich, That Was My Brewerytown.” Welcomat (Philadelphia) Feb. 21, 1990.

Wagner, Rich. ABA Support Your Local Brewer Program Spotlights: Victory Brewing Company, Downingtown, PA. American Breweriana Journal. September/October 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “A-B Purchase of Rolling Rock Puts Brewery Future in Doubt.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Aug./Sept. 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “A Beer and a Shot of History In Our Landmark Taverns. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Oct./Nov. 2008.

Wagner, Rich. "Ale's Well in State's Newest Microbrewery." Observer, The Pennsylvania Beverage Journal, March, 1992.

Wagner, Rich. "American Breweries We Once Knew." Zymurgy, Summer, 1982.

Wagner, Rich. "... And Now There Are Five, Brewpub Review." Observer, Journal of the Pennsylvania Liquor Industry, December,1990.

Wagner, Rich. "Another One Bites the Dust (Schmidt's Demolition)." Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July, 2001.

Wagner, Rich. “Beer Barons of West Laurel Hill Cemetery. (Eastern Coast Breweriana Association) the KEG. Fall 2011.

Wagner, Rich. “The Beers and Breweries of Colonial Philadelphia.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Dec./Jan. 2005/06.

Wagner, Rich. “Beer and Geology.” Address to the Geological Society of America Convention. October 22, 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Beer and Pretzels in Berks County, PA.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. December 2007/January 2008.

Wagner, Rich. “Beer and Pretzels Berks County Style.” American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2008.

Wagner, Rich. “Beer Vacations in South-Central PA.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News June/July 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “The Beers, Breweries and Breweriana of Bethlehem, PA.” American Breweriana Journal May/June 2010

Wagner, Rich. “The Beers, Breweries and Breweriana of Easton, PA.” American Breweriana Journal. July/August 2014.

Wagner, Rich. "The Beers and Breweries of Philadelphia." Zymurgy. Spring, 1991.

Wagner, Rich. “Bergner & Engel – The Real Deal.” American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2008.

Wagner, Rich. “Blast From the Past: Schmidt's Menu Tips.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Aug./Sept. 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewed in Philadelphia, a Nineteenth Century View.” (Chronology of Brewing History in Philadelphia). German Society of Pennsylvania, 1987.

Wagner, Rich. "The Breweries of Brewerytown and Vicinity." The Breweriana Collector (NABA). Summer, 2004.

Wagner, Rich. “Breweries Gone But Not Forgotten.” (25 Years of Craft Brewing in the Mid-Atlantic Issue). Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. October, November 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewing in Lebanon, Pennsylvania's Other Iron City.” American Breweriana Journal. July/August 2017.

Wagner, Rich. The Breweries of Kensington and Beyond. Soy World, 2003.

Wagner, Rich. “Breweries Reincarnated as Breweries.” American Breweriana Journal. Nov./Dec. 2014.

Wagner, Rich. Breweries of the Schuylkill: A Virtual Trip Upstream. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. October/November 2010.

Wagner, Rich. "The Brewers' Building of the Centennial Exhibition- Philadelphia, 1876. " The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Summer, 1994.

Wagner, Rich. "A Brewery in Green Lane." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Summer, 2005.

Wagner, Rich. "Brewery Preservation: Celebrating Success Stories, Remembering the Fallen." The Keg. Spring, 2004.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewery Preservation Update.” E.C.B.A.'s the KEG. Winter 2014.

Wagner, Rich. "Brewerytown, Philadelphia: The Granddaddy of 'Em All!" Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July, 2001.

Wagner, Rich. "Brewing History in Pennsylvania." Observer, The Pennsylvania Beverage Journal. Feb. 16, 1987.

Wagner, Rich. “A Brewing History of th3e Lehigh Valley.” (Chronology) Lehigh County Historical Society. 1991

Wagner, Rich. “Brewing in Northampton.” American Breweriana Journal. July/August 2016.

Wagner, Rich. "Brewing at Pennsbury Manor and Beyond, or Back to the Future." Brewer's Digest. Dec. 1995.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewing History on Display at Philadelphia Museums. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May 2013.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewing in the Iron City.” American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewing in Portsmouth New Hampshire Today.” American Breweriana Journal Nov./Dec. 2013.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewing in Shamokin, PA.” American Breweriana Journal. July/August 2015.

Wanger, Rich and Dochter, Rich. “The Brewing Industry in Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties.” Wyoming Historical and Geological Society. Wilkes-Barre, 1991.

Wagner, Rich. “Brewing Industry in Post Prohibition America, 1935-1985.” National Brewery Museum Commemorative Edition. American Breweriana Association. July 2008.

Wagner, Rich. "Brewing in the Northern Anthracite." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Summer, 2005.

Wagner, Rich. "Brewing the Seventeenth Century Way." Zymurgy. Spring, 1992.

Wagner, Rich. "The Brewpub Phenomenon, A Complex New Beer Marketplace...Now It's Come to Pennsylvania." Observer, Journal of the Pennsylvania Liquor Industry, June 6, 1988.

Wagner, Rich. "Bringing Colonial Brewing and Malting to Life." Zymurgy. Summer, 1989.

Wagner, Rich. "The Celebrated St. Vincent's Beer: Monastic Brewing in America.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Feb./March 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “City of Steel and Beer: Celebrating Pittsburgh's Heritage.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Colonial Brewing From Coast to Coast.” American Breweriana Journal. July/August 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Craft Beer Abounds at New Phillies' Park. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July 2004.

Wagner, Rich. “Craft Brewing Exhibit at the Philadelphia History Museum.” American Breweriana Journal January/February 2013.

Wagner, Rich. Craft Brewing Exhibit at the Philadelphia History Museum. E.C.B.A. the KEG. Winter 2013.

Wagner, Rich. “Craft Brewing in Easton Today.” American Breweriana Journal. July/August 2014.

Wagner, Rich. “Craft Brewing in Philadelphia: 1985-2005.” E-Book. Soy World, 2005.

Wagner, Rich. “Defending a Legend: The Truth About America's First Lager.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May 2007.

Wagner, Rich. "District Philadelphia Sponsors Historical Plaque Commemorating First Lager Beer Brewed in U.S.A." The MBAA Communicator. Volume 52, No. 4. Dec., 2001.

Wagner, Rich. “Drafting History: 19th Century Brewing Demos.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News October/November 2011.

Wagner, Rich. “Early Tap Marker Signs.” American Breweriana Journal. November/December 2010.

Wagner, Rich. “Eastern Pennsylvania's Historic Beer Trails.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Engel & Wolf: Die Erste Lagerbier Brauerei in Amerika.” ABA Breweriana Journal. January/February 2008.

Wagner, Rich. "Frederick Lauer: 'Arise at Two in the Morning and Commence to Brew...'" Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July, 2005.

Wagner, Rich. "From the Western Brewer: Beer in Cans." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Spring, 1998.

Wagner, Rich. "From the Western Brewer: Beer on the Boulevards, Intl. Exposition, Paris, 1878." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Winter, 1998.

Wagner, Rich. "From the Western Brewer: Introduction of Lager Beer in the U.S.A." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Fall, 1998. List of all “first lagers” throughout the country listed in One Hundred Years of Brewing.

Wagner, Rich. "From the Western Brewer: King Coal or King Beer?" The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Summer, 1999.

Wagner, Rich. "From the Western Brewer: Near Beer Brand Names." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Winter, 1997. List of all near beer brands registered during prohibition contained in The Western Brewer Journal of the Barley, Malt and Hop Trades.

Wagner, Rich.  “GABF Memories: Denver Festival Celebrates 21st Birthday.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. October/November 2003.

Wagner, Rich. “George's Brewery: A Beer Fit For a President. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Feb./Mar. 2015.

Wagner, Rich. Guidebook to the Lehigh Valley Brewery Tour. Soy World, 1991.

Wagner, Rich. Guidebook to the Luzerne/Lackawanna Brewery Tour. Soy World, 1995.

Wagner, Rich. Guidebook to the Philadelphia Brewery Tour. Soy World, 2010.

Wagner, Rich. Guidebook to the Pittsburgh Brewery Tour. Soy World, 1993.

Wagner, Rich. Guidebook to the South-Central Pennsylvania Brewery Tour. Soy World, 1997.

Wagner, Rich. “Historic Bethlehem Rolls Out the Barrel.” American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2010.

Wagner, Rich. Historic Bethlehem Partnership Rolls Out the Barrel. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News Feb./March 2010.

Wagner, Rich. “Historic Breweries of Williamsport, PA. E.C.B.A.'s the KEG. Summer 2016.

Wagner, Rich. “Historic Brewery Set for Demolition.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News April/May 2015.

Wagner, Rich. "History of Brewerytown Goes Back to the 1800s." Metro. April 7, 2000.

Wagner, Rich. "History of Bube's Brewery." Zymurgy. Spring, 1984.

Wagner, Rich. “Hornung's White Bock – It's About the Goat, Not the Beer!” The Keg Quarterly Newletter of the E.C.B.A. Fall 2006.

Wagner, Rich. "How We Saved the Stegmaier." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Summer, 2005.

Wagner, Rich. “The Ice Age” of Brewing: Lagering Before Refrigeration. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. August/September 2011.

Wagner, Rich. "The Inadvertent Cooper." Da Schnitzelbank. Vol. 1, No. 3, April 1996.

Wagner, Rich. Indian King: A Tavern Restored. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News Oct./Nov. 2008.

Wagner, Rich. “Label Art.” American Breweriana Journal. September/October 2010.

Wagner, Rich. "Labor Woes Beset Pennsylvania Regionals." Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Aug./Sept. 2005 .

Wagner, Rich. "Lauer's Brewery, Reading, Circa 1870s." Zymurgy. Summer, 1983.

Wagner, Rich. “Lehigh Mountain: Higher Learning Sits Atop Old Lagering Vaults. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May 2011.

Wagner, Rich. "The Making of a Colonial Brewer." Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Dec. 2003/ Jan. 2004.

Wagner, Rich. "Milestones." Radio Interview, WPEN Philadelphia 950 AM. August 7 2004, 8:30 AM.

Wagner, Rich. “Mixing it Up: Colonial Cocktails.” Mid Atlantic Brewing News. March/April 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “The National Brewery Museum TM Research Library. Library Dedication Ceremony Program. June 12, 1014.

Wagner, Rich. “The National Brewery Museum in Potosi, WI. The KEG. Fall 2009.

Wagner, Rich. "New Micro Brings Old Brewery Back to Life." American Breweriana Journal. March/April 1991.

Wagner, Rich. New Lease: Penn Brewery Stays Put. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May 2009.

Wagner, Rich. "Nineteenth Century Point-of-Purchase Display Companies." American Breweriana Journal. No. 61, March/April, 1993.

Wagner, Rich. “Nineteenth Century Beer Cans?” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News Feb./March 2010. See From the Western Brewer.

Wagner, Rich. “One Big Brewerytown – A Look Back on the Historic Legacy of Our Philadelphia Beer Scene.” Philly Beer Scene. June/July 2011.

Wagner, Rich. "One Hundred Years of Brewing at the Lion." The Keg, Quarterly Newsletter of the E.C.B.A. Summer, 2005.

Wagner, Rich “Ortlieb’s, Brewers by Birth, Since 1869.” The Keg. Winter 2005.

Wagner, Rich. “Otto C. Wolf: brewery architect and engineer, Philadelphia, PA. Brewery History (Journal of the Brewery History Society). Issue 155. (2014).

Wagner, Rich. Otto's Pub and Brewery, a Breweriana Collector's Paradise. American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2011.

Wagner, Rich. “Pennsylvania Brewery Preservation – Success Stories.” American Breweriana. No. 132, Nov./Dec. 2004.

Wagner, Rich. “The Pennsylvania Central Brewing Company.” American Breweriana Journal. January/February 2012.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. Feb./March 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. April/May 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. June/July 2006.

Wagner, Rich “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. August/September 2006.

Wagner, Rich “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. October/November 2006.

Wagner, Rich “Philadelphia. Ale Street News. December 2006/January 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia." Ale Street News. February/March 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. April/May 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. June/July 2007.

Wagner, Rich. "Philadelphia." Ale Street News. August/September 2007.

Wagner, Rich. "Philadelphia." Ale Street News. October/November 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia.” Ale Street News. December 2007/January 2008.

Wagner, Rich. Philadelphia Beer – The Heady History of Brewing in the Cradle of Liberty. History Press 2012.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia Breweries After Repeal... And Then There Were None (With Apologies to Agatha Christie).” American Breweriana Journal. Sept./Oct. 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia Brewing Company a Well Traveled Name. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. February/March 2008.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia Brewery Tour Revisited: Linking a City's Past and Future. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May 2016.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia Distilling Returns Another Proud Tradition to the City.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Aug./Sept. 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia's Long Lost Lagers.” Ale Street News. April/May 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia's Weiss Beer Brewers.” American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “Philadelphia's Weiss Squad: Brewing Berliner-Style.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Dec. 2009/Jan. 2010.

Wagner, Rich. “Philly's Born Again Breweries.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. August/September 2014.

Wagner, Rich. “Pittsburgh Brewing Company – After Repeal.” American Breweriana Journal. May/June 2006.

Wagner, Rich. “Pittsburgh, Iron City Brand Go Their Separate Ways. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Aug./Sept. 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “Pre-Prohibition Beer Brands Reading, PA.” The Keg. Fall 2009.

Wagner, Rich. Preserving the Legacy of Brewery Architects: A.C. Wagner of Philadelphia. American Breweriana Journal. September/October 2017.

Wagner, Rich. “Proper Ale and Pigeon Pye: Tavern Hospitality in Colonial Philadelphia. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Februray/March 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Remembering Dry Philadelphia: from the Volstead Act to Repeal.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May, 2006.

Wagner, Rich “Remembering Schmidt's: Beer as Beer Should Be.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Dec. 2006/Jan. 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Remembering Charlie Lieberman: America's Oldest Brewmaster.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Dec. 2008/Jan. 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “Repeal in Philadelphia: What We Drank Back in the Day.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May 2008.

Wagner, Rich. “Rich Strisofsky Collection of Match Safes. American Breweriana Journal. Sept./Oct. 2013.

Wagner, Rich. "The Rise and Fall of Schmidt's of Philadelphia." American Breweriana Journal. No. 138, Nov./Dec. 2005.

Wagner, Rich. “The Road to Potosi.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News August/September 2008.

Wagner, Rich. “The Road to Potosi.” Reprinted from MABN in American Breweriana Journal Nov./Dec. 2008.

Wagner, Rich. "State's Brewpubs Keep on Cookin'." Observer, The Pennsylvania Beverage Journal. June, 1991.

Wagner, Rich. "State's Newest Brewpub Opens In Happy Valley." Observer, The Pennsylvania Beverage Journal. Oct., 1990.

Wagner, Rich. “The Story Behind America's First Lager Historic Marker.” American Breweriana Journal. Jan./Feb. 2009.

Wagner, Rich. “A Stroll Through Brewing History: The Past Preserved in Philadelphia.” Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. Apr./May 2005.

Wagner, Rich. "Suburban Hop Farming." Zymurgy. Spring, 1986.

Wagner, Rich. “Suzanne Woods is In Pursuit of Ale.” Ale Street News. December 2006/January 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Syndicate Breweries in Pennsylvania.” American Breweriana Journal. January/February 2012.

Wagner, Rich. Tapping Portsmouth Exhibt at Strawberry Banke Museum. American Breweriana Journal Nov./Dec. 2013.

Wagner, Rich. "To Learn About Old Breweries in Pennsylvania - the Tour's the Thing!" American Breweriana Journal. No. 56, May/June 1992.

Wagner, Rich. "Tracking a Legend." Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July, 2000.

Wagner, Rich. “Tria Fermenation School.” Ale Street News. February/March 2007.

Wagner, Rich. “Trupert Ortlieb's Farm in Lansdale, PA. The KEG. Fall 2009.

Wagner, Rich. "What's Brewing in Pennsylvania's Microbreweries?" Observer, The Pennsylvania Beverage Journal. Feb. 12, 1990.

Wagner, Rich. When Beer Returned to Philly. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May 2012.

Wagner, Rich. "William Penn's Brewhouse, a Historical Perspective." All About Beer Magazine. Dec. 1987.

Wagner, Rich. "Yards Brewery - Kensington's Brewing Tradition Continues." Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. April/May, 2003.

Wagner, Rich. “Years of Service Pins.” American Breweriana Journal January/February 2013.

Wallace-Wells, Benjamin. "New Believer Takes on Sunnybrook Ballroom." Philadelphia Inquirer. Oct. 16, 2002.

Walter, Kori. "Eight New Classrooms Won’t Sink Into Caverns Used by Brewery." Reading Eagle. Dec. 2001.

Warner, Frank. “History Pours From the Lehigh Valley's Breweries.” Allentown Morning Call, Williamsport Sun-Gazette. March 22, 2015.

Weber, LisaBeth. Cover Story: “Local Beer Industry Serves Up Recipe For Success.” Includes side bar on Constitution Center: “Exhibits Look at Prohibition, Brewing Legacy.” Region's Business. March 28, 2013.

West Laurel Hill Cemetery. Beer Barons to Homebrewers. Map by Rachel Wolgemuth showing where brewers are buried at West Laurel Hill Cemetery. Biographical text on the brewers by Rich Wagner.

West Laurel Hill Cemetery's Beer Barons Tour and Homebrew Competition Returns. City Suburban News. May 9-15, 2012.

The Western Brewer, Journal of the Barley, Malt and Hop Trades. H.S. Rich Publishing Co., Chicago, IL. 1876-1933.

Wisniewski, Dan. “What's Up With the Gretz Brewery?” Hidden City. June 6, 2012.

Wooster, Martin Morse. Book Reviews. Philadelphia Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in the Cradle of Liberty. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News. June/July 2012.

Wooster, Martin Morse. Book Reviews. Baltimore Beer: A Satisfying History of Charm City Brewing. By Rob Kasper. Mid-Atlantic Brewing News August/September 2012. (page 5).

Yenne, Bill. Beers of North America. Bison Books. Greenwich, CT. 1986.

Yun, Molly. “Beer Cures What Ales You.” Philly Beer Scene. March 2013.

Zinie, Chen Sampson. Jefferson's Monticello Makes Ale Inspired by Past. AP January 28, 2011

 

 

 

 

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