Beer Money: A Tale of the Iowa City Mafia by S.C. Sherman

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Beer Money: A Tale of the Iowa City Mafia by S.C. Sherman

January 12 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Beer Money: A Tale of the Iowa City Mafia by S.C. Sherman

Wednesday, January 12, 3:00-4:00 pm

Location: Meets on Zoom

Register online or call 319-356-5220

Join us for a visit and reading with Iowa author S.C. Sherman. His book is an historical fiction account set in the 1880s in Iowa City when a very bloody conflict developed between the prohibitionists and the three most powerful brewers in Iowa City—known as “the Beer Mafia.” These three well-known brewers were capitalizing from a growing population and an influx of immigrants from Germany, the Czech Republic, and Ireland, who loved their beer. Come along and hear how the clash of all these events in the Northside of town shaped America for a generation.

This program is offered in partnership with TRAIL of Johnson County.

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Date:
January 12
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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https://www.icgov.org/event/beer-money-tale-iowa-city-mafia-sc-sherman

Venue

The Center
28 S. Linn St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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