John Meurer Weiss Bier

Business Type: Beer Bottler

Years of Operation: ? 1880-1890’s

Location: 5 & 7 Moore Street, Brooklyn

Description: Not much information could be found on John Meurer or this company. The bottle shown below is embossed 1890 and the address is located in the Eastern District of Brooklyn which was the epicenter of brewing at the time & a part of the community heavily populated with German immigrants. The bottle is also embossed with the German spelling of beer: “Bier” which gives some further clues about Meurer.

Small aqua Weiss Beer style bottle embossed “John Meurer, No. 5 & 7 Moore St. Brooklyn E.D. 1890.