Historical Archives

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Brewmaster Diplomas

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​1892 - Leonhard Bauernfeind
1888 -  William Gerst Sr.
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1904 -  William Gerst Jr.
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The Brewers' Hand Book and Buyers' Guide for 1918

This document is split into four parts: 


Historical Profiles

MBAA President 1889-1891
Karl Strauss
MBAA President 1961–1963
Henry Hilton
An interview with Henry Hilton

Past Conventions


Detroit, Michigan,1932

32nd Annual Convention,
"Commers" Hotel, Cincinnati, Ohio
7, 1935.

   35th Annual Convention
Buffalo, NY, October 5, 1938. 
38th MBAA Convention,
Baltimore, Maryland,1941
   District New York Dinner–Dance, Hotel Pennsylvannia
February 23, 1946. 

1890 Brewmaster Convention Stein

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Boards of Governors


2005 Executive Committee


District Heritage Articles

Read Master Brewers Historian Rick Seemueller's series on the history of MBAA Districts past and present.