Monday, September 16, 2013

The Schlitz Beer Hall Honored

Next time you stroll down N. Main, check out the new plaque that was placed this past Saturday on the wall outside of Oblio’s Lounge.

The Oshkosh Landmarks Commission has a new program recognizing historically significant buildings and the building 462-464 N. Main is the first to receive a marker. Designed by Oshkosh architect William Waters and built in 1884, it was home to the Schlitz Beer Hall before the turn of the century. This joint has a history that’s certainly worth recognizing. If you have the time, here’s the whole story in two parts:

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