(for an alphabetical list - go to the SITE MAP)
The following breweries are those that I am currently researching. Some are essentially finished, but are frequently updated when additional information is uncovered or images of collectibles are found. Others are still in the early stages of research and composition. Your input is not only welcome - it's encouraged!
Centennial Brewery (1876-1918) of Butte, MT.
Olympia Brewing Company (1902-2003) of Tumwater, WA - founded as the Capitol Brewing Co.
Bellingham Bay Brewery (1902-1916) of Bellingham, WA.
Whatcom Brewing & Malting (1899-1903) absorbed by the Bellingham Bay Brewery.
Salem Brewery Association (1903-1943) of Salem, OR.
Port Townsend Brewing Company (1909-1916) of Port Townsend, WA.
Acme Brewing Company (1906-1954) of San Francisco, CA. and a subsequent brewery utilizing
Bay View Brewery
(1883-1919) of Seattle, WA - part of the Seattle Brewing & Malting Co.
Albert Braun Brewing Assn. (1890-1893) of So. Seattle, also part of Seattle Brewing & Malting.
Claussen-Sweeney Brewery (1883-1916) of Georgetown, main plant of Seattle Brewing & Malting.
Seattle Brewing & Malting Co. (1893-1916) of Georgetown (So. Seattle).
Rainier Brewing Co., Inc. (1933-1953) of San Francisco, CA - est. by Louis Hemrich in 1916.
Hemrich Bros. Brewing Co. (1897-1933) of Seattle.
Aberdeen Brewing Company (1901-1915) of Aberdeen, WA - est. by Alvin Hemrich.
Hemrich Brewing Companies (1933-1940) of Seattle.
Apex Brewing Company (1934-1938) of Seattle - est. by Alvin Hemrich.
Columbia Breweries, Inc. (1933-1953) of Tacoma - est. by Elmer Hemrich.
Elmer E. Hemrich's Brewery, Inc. (1935-1940) of Tacoma.
Claussen Brewing Association (1901-1915) of Seattle - controlled by the Hemrichs by 1906.
Independent Brewing Co. (1902-1915) of Seattle - controlled by the Hemrichs by 1906.
Century Brewery Assn., Inc. (1933-1935) of Seattle, followed by
Seattle Brewing & Malting (1935-'57)
and Sicks' Rainier Brewery (1957-1970).
Sicks' Brewing Company (1943-1953) of Salem, OR - previously the Salem Brewery Assn.
Sicks' Century Brewery (1939-1957) of Seattle - previously the Horluck Brewing Co.
Horluck Brewery (1933-1939) of Seattle - predecessor to Sicks' Century Brewery.
Rheinlander Brewery, Inc. (1938-1939) of Seattle - previously the Apex Brewing Co.
Silver Springs Brewing
Co. (1934-1967) of Port orchard (1934-1950) and
United Union Breweries (1943-1945) of Tacoma and Walla Walla.
Pioneer Brewing Company (1944-1951) of Walla Walla - previously of Aberdeen.
Mutual Brewing Company (1942-1944) of Ellensburg.
DeLuxe Brewing Company (1946-1949) of Wallace, ID - previously the Sunset Mercantile Co.
Stahl's City Brewery (1870-1910)
Walla Walla Brewing Co. (1910-1925)
Washington Brewing Co. (1925-1933)
Northwest Brewing Co. (1931-1937)
United Union Brewery (1937-1945)
Pioneer Brewing Co. (1945-1951)
Star Brewery (1869-1910)
Acme Brewing Company (1906-1954)
Globe Brewing Company (1933-1938)
S. F. Weiss Beer Brewery (1899-1903)
Red Lion Brewing Co. (1904-1909)
Red Lion Ale & Porter Brewing Co. (1909-1911)
Aug. Lang Brewing Assn. (1911-1913)
General Brewing Corporation, San Francisco (1933-1978)
Broadway Brewing Company (1862-1917)
San Francisco Brewery (1853-1862)
Hibernia Brewery (1867-1920)
Mission street Brewery (1860-1867
Fredericksburg Brewing Co. (1869-1920)
Black Hills Brewery (1878-1917)
Olympia Brewing Co. of Butte (1899-1911)
Henry Weinhard Brewery (1904-1928)
Brewery Gems™ ~ since