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Catalog Number 2000.001.0040
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Sepia tone studio portrait of an older man with a graying beard and mustache. His hair is left parted and is also graying. He is wearing a three piece wool suite with wide lapels and which closes at the neck. Tie not visible but there is a white standup collar at the neck.
Number of images 1
Date ca 1890
Photographer Ryder & Marceau
Title Braun, George H.
Collection Distilling - Braun, George H.
Accession number 2000.001.
People Braun, George H.
Notes 1881 History of St. Clair County, p 193:
George H. Braun of St. Louis in 1860 purchased F.A. Reuss & Co. in south-east Belleville. Mill established in 1857; located on S. 8th St. & Abend

1877 Belleville City Street Directory: Braun, George H (F. A. Reuss & Co.)
Residence, St. Louis, MO

Advocate Newspaper 9/27/1849 - Braun & Roeder Distillery.
Advocate Newspaper 11/25/1892 - Lorenzo Braun erected distillery about 1840

Advocate Newspaper 11/19/1854 - George Bressler leaves distillery.
Advocate Newspaper 10/11/1854 - Brewery in N. Belleville constructed of stone and brick including corn cribs with capacity of 70,000 bushels; pens for 2000 pigs; stables and frame building. New brick house under construction; several additional buildings and lots. land totalling 50 acres and a coal mine several hundred yards from brewery. For Sale.

Times Newspaper 1/6/1855 - Braun Brothers - Formerly Braun, Bressler & Co. to be operated by George and Charles Braun.