Brewing in New Hampshire: An Informal History of Beer in the Granite State from Colonial Times to the Present

Virtual

Presenter: Glenn Knoblock

Glenn Knoblock explores the fascinating history of New Hampshire's beer and ale brewing industry from Colonial days, when it was home- and tavern-based, to today's modern breweries and brew pubs. Unusual and rare photos and advertisements document this changing industry and the state's earliest brewers, including the renowned Frank Jones. A number of lesser-known brewers and breweries that operated in the state are also discussed, including the only brewery owned and operated by a woman before the modern era. Illustrations present evidence of society's changing attitudes towards beer and alcohol consumption over the years. Whether you're a beer connoisseur or a "tea-totaler", this lecture will be enjoyed by adults of all ages. Registration information will be posted soon. 

Event Details

When:

Monday, April 11, 2022 7:00pm

Where:

Virtual
PO Box 90
Washington NH 03280

Hosted By:

Washington Historical Society

Contact Info:

Washington Historical Society
washingtonhistoricalsociety@wnhhs.org