Baur Bros. Company

275654cp
The Baur Bros. Company Bakery. The company was established in 1886 and incorporated in 1906 with August Baur as president. The buildings at 5711-5715 Penn Avenue containing the bakery consisting of 60,000 square feet, were built in 1888 and featured electricity. Newer buildings were built at 6452-6464 Penn Avenue in 1894-1895. While Baur Bros. was most widely known for Aunt Hannah's Bread and Buster Brown Bread, they also baked rolls, tea biscuits, and cakes.
Location
East Liberty
Address
Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh City Photographer Collection
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Source
Pittsburgh City Photographer Collection, 1901-2002, AIS.1971.05, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh Original URL
Subjects
East Liberty (Pittsburgh, Pa.); Bakeries--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh.; Baur Bros. Company (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Identifier
715.275654.CP
Rights
Public Domain - Anybody may use this photo for any purpose
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  • Michael about 5 years ago

    Aunt Hannah's Bread, do I remember this or just heard of it?

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