• Colonial Boston Map, Faneuil Hall and the Charlestown Navy Yard skyline

    Boston

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Event Details

  • 02/28/2013

    Location: Old South Meeting House, 310 Washington Street, Boston, MA Time: 12:15 PM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: $6.00, Free for Member of Old South Meeting House Contact Name: Old South Meeting House Contact Phone Number: 617 482 6439

In 1900, Boston had the most breweries per person of any city in the country, the overwhelming majority of them in Roxbury and Jamaica Plain.Learn about the history of brewing in Boston and the people who established the breweries in our city.This illustrated lecture by Michael Reiskind, historian of the Jamaica Plain Historical Society, will concentrate on the beer factories in the Stony Brook area and the history of the adjoining neighborhoods from the 1840s to the present.$6.00, Free for Old South Meeting House Members