Volk Brewery Pilsner Tin Sign…Volk was a short lived Great Falls Brewery from 1935-1943. But their colorful signage stands out and looks amazing. As it surely will on your wall
About Volk Brewery (Great Falls, Montana; 1891-1894; 1935-1948)
The Volk family emigrated to the US (first to Minnesota and then Montana) from a long line of brewers in Germany. The Volk’s Brothers Brewery (located in what is now Verde Park along Upper River Road) was the first incarnation for 3 year before the turn of the century. Started by Christian and Nicholas Volk, the brewery was reportedly burned down intentionally by someone in the community.
Than Charles Volk resurrected the family business in post prohibition Montana in 1933. Charles graduated in 1933 in Chicago from the Wahl-Henius Fermentation Institute in Chicago. He open his brewery at 4th Street and 3rd Avenue South on the Lower South Side. Brother Chris reported was involved with the Lewistown brewery for many years as well.