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History of Cincinnati Breweries: Christian Moerlein and Beyond

History of Cincinnati Breweries: Christian Moerlein and Beyond

Posted Oct 27, 2013

For nearly 100 years leading up to Prohibition, beer was a leading export and the breweries themselves were a major employer of Cincinnati. Although Cincinnati had previously been infamous for being the center of pork production in the U.S., beer eventually took the lead in driving Cincinnati’s economy. By 1890, Cincinnati was the 3rd largest beer producer in the country.

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The Right On Queen City Sound

The Right On Queen City Sound

Posted Oct 26, 2013

Did you know Cincinnati was home to one of the most influential record labels? Or that The Twist (Later made famous by Chubby Checker) was first recorded here? Some of James Brown's most significant recordings were also recorded at the King Studios!

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