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Image of Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.020

Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.020

A framed (14" by 11") newspaper advertisement. The frame is brown wood with white matting. The print says "John Gund Brewing Co. La Crisse, Wis., U. S. A. Annual Capacity 1/2 Million Barrels. Visitors always welcome" above an image of an early single smokestack Gund Brewery. Below the image is more text: "The world famous bottled beer awarded medal at Paris Exposition for Purity, Quality, and Excellence of Flavor."

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Image of Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.156

Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.156

A framed (12" x 27") newspaper article for the C. & J. Michel Brewing Company. The frame is dark brown wood with a brown/gray matting. The article features sixteen small sketches depicting the process of making beer to delivering it. The text on the article describes the images.

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Image of Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.199

Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.199

Laminated newspaper advertisement for Elfenbrau from Michel Brewing Company.

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Image of Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.200

Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.200

Laminated newspaper advertisement for Elfenbrau from Michel Brewing Company.

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Image of Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.201

Ad, Newspaper - 2011.014.201

Laminated newspaper advertisement for Elfenbrau from Michel Brewing Company and the reverse is an advertisement for Gund's Peerless.

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.001

Advertisement - 2011.014.001

A large (3.5 feet by 4.5 feet), first generation factory lithograph in a wooden frame. The frame is a light brown with maroon matting. The poster is mostly white with a scene of the Gund Brewery complex in the center of the poster with "John Gund Brew'g Co." in red lettering above the scene. Below the scene the poster has the Gund logo, a yellow ornate "G" with King Gambrinus toasting a stein and bottle of beer, in between the text "Lager Beer." B ...

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.002

Advertisement - 2011.014.002

A large (40 inches by 31 inches) prohibition era tri-fold advertisement sign for the Gund Brewery. The poster is dark green with a lighter green border. The first scene depicts a younger couple eating at a white table outside. The text above this scene says "Unusually palatable and refreshing" and the text below the scene says "Delicious with luncheons." The middle scene features an older couple with the woman pouring the man a glass of beer. The ...

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.003

Advertisement - 2011.014.003

A prohibition era large (26 inches by 36 inches) die-cut poster for Gund's Brewery. The poster is in a dark wooden frame with black matting. The scene is of a young couple picnicking and drinking Gund's Peerless Beverage. The text below the scene is in red, yellow, and white and says "Gund's Peerless Beverage. The Everyday Soft Drink."

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.007

Advertisement - 2011.014.007

A framed Gund Brewery poster. The frame is black with yellow matting. The poster is dark green with a mint green border. "Gund's Beverage" is in red along the top portion of the poster. "Always" is printed in red inside a yellow oval with a mint green border. And "First to Quench the Thirst" is along the bottom of the sign in white.

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.083

Advertisement - 2011.014.083

A framed (18" by 14") cardboard poster for the Heileman Brewery. The frame is a light brown with no matting. The poster features a Golden Leaf beer bottle in front of a bundle of barley. The text on the image says "From a Golden Harvest. Heileman's Golden Leaf Beer." Along the bottom of the poster, there is text saying "G. Heileman Brewing Co. La Crosse, Wis."

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.085

Advertisement - 2011.014.085

Framed (13" by 16") and matted advertisement for Grenadier Beer featuring a cartoon couple with the man asking for Grenadier Beer. Frame is black plastic.

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.108

Advertisement - 2011.014.108

A framed (23" by 15") cardboard die-cut from 1939 for Old Style beer. The frame is black with black matting. The die-cut features two bottles of Old Style Lager, one taller than the other, with the Old Style Lager scene. Below the bottles is yellow text saying "Ask for Old Style." In smaller text along the very bottom of the die-cut, it says "G. Heileman Brewing Co. La Crosse, Wis."

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.176

Advertisement - 2011.014.176

Michel Advertisement with a young woman in a pnk dress "A Monument to Quality and A Sign of Purity Perfection Beer".

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.190

Advertisement - 2011.014.190

Peerless advertisement with ten little lodgemen story on the reverse.

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.206

Advertisement - 2011.014.206

Mailed Elfenbrau advertisement with a leaping frog.

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.210

Advertisement - 2011.014.210

A framed (21" by 25") advertisement for Peerless Amber. The poster features a puppy who chewed up a slipper. The text below the dog says "Sorry! Gee - I wish I could buy him a bottle of Peerless Amber."

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.214

Advertisement - 2011.014.214

A framed (17" by 21") die-cut advertisement for La Crosse Breweries. The frame is black with black matting. The die-cut is in the shape of a beer barrel. The barrel is gray and has a bottle of picnic-sized Peerless beer in front of it. The text on the die-cut says "Peerless" in a yellow banner across the top, "Keg Beer in large Picnic bottles" is in red in the center of the barrel, and "Contents 64 Fl. Oz. Brewed and Bottled by La Crosse Breweries ...

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.215

Advertisement - 2011.014.215

A framed (22" by 23") advertisement die-cut for La Crosse Breweries. The frame is gold with brown and white matting. The die-cut features three elfenbrau elves brewing up a pot of beer. The text below the elves says "Peerless Amber. La Crosse Breweries Inc., La Crosse, Wis. The Beer of Good Cheer."

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.219

Advertisement - 2011.014.219

Framed (14" by 17") and matted Peerless Beer die-cut lithograph poster advertisement featuring a woman drinking from a pilsner of beer in a wood frame and a Peerless Beer bottle from La Crosse Beer. The logo is "Peerless Beer, without a peer." Frame is a dark brown.

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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.224

Advertisement - 2011.014.224

A framed (31" by 13.5") advertisement for La Crosse Breweries. The frame is a matte black with no matting. The poster is gray on the top and bottom with a red stripe in the center. The elfenbrau elf is on the left side of the sign holding a glass and bottle of Peerless beer. Below the elf is a black bubble with the text "La Crosse Breweries, Inc., La Crosse, Wis." On the right side of the sign the text reads: "Peerless Amber. The Beer of Good Chee ...

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