After using horse-drawn carriages to deliver beer for over half a century, a truck was acquired in 1910. The Bielfeldt Brewing Company thrived as it continued to grow year after year into the largest brewery in the region. The Bielfeldt family’s production persevered despite floods, tornadoes, and fire. What ended the brewery wasn’t an act of nature, but an act of Congress. Enter Prohibition and public enemy number 1.