The Schaefer Brewing Company was founded in 1842 by Frederick and Maximilian Schaefer. The company made Schaefer Beer and at one time was one of the largest brewing companies in the country. Max Schaefer was my great-great-grandfather. Information includes:
- some photos of Max Schaefer.
- a brief history of the Schaefer Brewing Company that includes a few main dates and events.
- a description of the relationship between Max Schaefer and the vom Saal family.
- a book about the history of the company that was published on its 100th anniversary in 1942.