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American Brewing Company, 325 Heath Street, Boston, Suffolk County, MA



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Item Title


Location
325 Heath Street, Boston, MA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MA-29
Building/structure dates: 1891 initial construction
Significance: In the last half of the 19th century, the growth of the German community in Roxbury, together with the presence of several important springs, encouraged the establishment of more than a dozen breweries in Roxbury. The American Brewery remains today one of the most elaborate and intact of Boston's surviving breweries.

Subjects
Immigrants
Brick Buildings
Breweries


Related Names
Footman, Frederick N.
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Stott, Peter, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW SHOWING ENTRANCE FACADE OF THE AMERICAN BREWERY.
2. DETAIL VIEW OF ENTRANCE.


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