(1836 - 1904)Of German birth, Pabst became a ship's captain in the 1850s and moved to Milwaukee in the 1860s. He later joined his father-in-law's brewery (founded 1844), which was renamed the Pabst Brewery in 1889. By the 1890s it was the world's largest lager beer brewery, and he was Milwaukee's leading citizen.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Wisconsin Historical Society series|
|Placed By||The Wisconsin Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 3:59pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 423568 N 4765556|
|Decimal Degrees||43.03885000, -87.93830000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 2.331', W 87° 56.298'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 2' 19.86" N, 87° 56' 17.88" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||414, 262|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2000-2098 Grand Ave, Milwaukee WI 53233, US|
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