December 2014 Events

  December 13th Saturday December 13,  1PM to 4PM,  199 Wilson Street, Brewer:  Clewley Museum Annual Open House. Experience Christmas in early 1900s. Holiday treats and music. Wreaths, specialty foods and holiday cookies for sale. Call Charlotte Thompson at...

Brewer Register of Historic Places

                     Brewer Register of Historic Places   1.  350 North Main Street (Birthplace and childhood home of Civil War hero General Joshua Lawrence. Chamberlain) Early American Cape Cod house, 1 storey, built in 1818 and rebuilt using dormers in 1900...

John Brewer Biography

                                                JOHN BREWER (1743 -1825)          EARLY LIFE AND SETTLEMENT IN THE PENOBSCOT REGION (1743 – 1775)     John Brewer was one of the first permanent settlers on the Penobscot River. He was born in Weston,...

History of Brewer

   A BRIEF OVERVIEW OF BREWER HISTORY   Beginnings   You should be proud that you live in Brewer, Maine. It is the hometown of some very famous and important people. It is also the beginning of settler-life along the Penobscot River. From humble beginnings...

Newsletter Fall 2014

  BREWER HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEWSLETTER   “Today’s news is tomorrow’s history”                                                                    Fall 2014                   FOLLOW THE BREWER HISTORICAL SOCIETY AT :   brewerhistoricalsociety.org     ...