American businesses often have a storied past and few have experienced the endless ups and downs as the brewing industry. Forced to deal with prohibition and countless legal and social challenges, American breweries have been shaped and reshaped in more ways than one can count. One brewery that has been through its share of good times and bad is Yuengling and in this book, Images of America: D.G. Yuengling & Son, author Robert Musson takes the reader on a pictorial journey through history, showing how this brewing business met its challenges and emerged larger and stronger than ever before.
A Look at the Past
D.G. Yuengling & Son is a historical/pictorial narrative about the oldest brewery in America, Yuengling Brewery, a business founded in Pottsville, Pennsylvania in 1829. The book begins with a foreword from Dick Yuengling, the latest generation of leadership to run the company, followed by a brief introduction. The book then launches into the chapters, with pictures on [Read more...]