OLD Ottawa East Community Calendar

Event Information:

  • Thu
    24
    Jan
    2019

    "The Bootlegger as Entrepreneur: Edmund Burke and the Survival of John Labatt’s Brewery during Prohibition"

    7:30 pmOld Town Hall, 61 Main St

    Hosted by Dr. Matthew Bellamy, Professor of History at Carleton University. Dr. Bellamy’s historical work on brewing has been recently published in The WalrusCanada’s History MagazineLegion Magazine, the Canadian Historical Review, and the international journal of Brewery History. He is also a contributor to Taps: The Beer Magazine. He is currently working on a book-length history of the Labatt’s brewery.

    Doors open at 7:30, Speaker begins at 7:45.

    For more info, contact b.baldwin@publichistory.ca