Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 3pm
Patricia M. Salmon
Curator of History (retired), Staten Island Museum
Archeological Discoveries in Brewing: From the Ancients to Staten Island’s Nineteenth Century Brewery Barons
Ancient breweries have been discovered in Israel, Turkey, Cyprus, China, and elsewhere. Let’s look at the brewing past, both in ancient times and in our own borough, as we examine Staten Island’s nineteenth century German lager beer breweries and the bottle digs that have occurred locally.
Unless otherwise noted Lectures are on Sundays at 3pm in Spiro Hall 2 (unless otherwise noted), Wagner College, 631 Howard Avenue (1 Campus Road), Grymes Hill, Staten Island, NY 10301
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