• Blatz Brewing Company Advertisement

    Sign on Belvedere Apartments (razed in 1966) reads "Blatz. Milwaukee's Finest Beer". Pedestrians and cars in foreground.

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  • Old Heidelberg Beer sign

    Riemenschneider, August

    Looking west up W Wisconsin Ave, possibly from the 10th floor of Gimbel's at N. Plankinton. The 21-story Wisconsin Tower, built in 1930, rises in the distance at left. A sign atop one of the buildings…

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  • Blatz Old Heidelberg Beer

    This photograph shows a W Greenfield Ave intersection. The building on the left corner is a grocery store, and has signs in the window advertising Spam, Apples, Grapes, Plums, Sugar and Hills Coffee.…

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  • Le Pines tavern

    Front view of Le Pines (1962-1991) tavern. This building, historically a Miller Brewing Co. Tavern, typical example of a brewery-owned bar from this period. A Blatz Beer sign hangs above the bar’s mai…

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  • One Gallon Joe tavern

    View from afar of the One Gallon Joe (1960-1964) bar, which was located within a former P.B. Best Brewery building, built in 1887. Pabst Blue Ribbon beer signs are affixed to the entrance. 8th & Natio…

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  • Gold Coast Bar

    Angled view of the Gold Coast (1953-1967) tavern which was located in a Jacob Obermann Brewery owned saloon building built in 1884. Harper’s 700 Tap and Tim’s BARBQ House are also pictured, as well as…

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  • Cellar on Kane Pl

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows the entrance to a cellar in an old wooden building on E Kane Pl. There is a faded advertisement for Pabst beer on the side of the building. The small wooden overhead of the cella…

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  • Collapsed porch on E Kane

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows the collapsing porch on an old wooden building on E Kane Pl. There is a faded advertisement for Pabst beer painted on the side of the building. Banners attatched to the top of th…

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  • Cigar advertisements on Kane Pl

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a boarded up and crumbling building on E Kane Pl. There is a faded advertisement for Pabst beer painted on the side of the building. A banner across the top reads, "It's some can…

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  • Abandoned building on E Kane Pl

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a boarded up and crumbling building on E Kane Pl. There is a faded advertisement for Pabst beer painted on the side of the building. A banner across the top reads, "It's some can…

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  • Boarded up building on Kane Pl

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a boarded up and crumbling building on E Kane Pl. There is a faded advertisement for Pabst beer painted on the side of the building. A banner across the top reads, "It's some can…

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  • Miller High Life Spa tavern

    Wide shot of the brewery owned Miller High Life Spa (1938-1941) tavern. High Life and the trademark Girl in the Moon signage are visible. Surrounding businesses include physician Dr. Harvey, Harmony G…

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  • Fogg's Saloon

    A group of men and one child pose outside the entrance to John Fogg's Saloon (c. 1906) on Jones Island. The tavern was one of many among the fishing village establishment on the island. Signs advertis…

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  • Pabst advertisment on E Kane

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a faded Pabst advertisement painted on the side of a wooden building at the intersection of E Kane Pl and N Arlington Pl. There is also a ripped banner on the second floor advert…

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  • Ida and Elmer's Tavern

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows Ida and Elmer's Tavern, which was located on the corner of N Water and E State Sts. A sign on the side of the building advertises Blatz beer. The buildings in this section were t…

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  • Florida and First

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows a view of S 1st and Florida St. The brick building at lower left (338 S 1st St) has a sign that reads "Miller High Life on Tap". The lot across the street has been cleared of bui…

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  • South on 1st from railroad trestle

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows a view of S 1st and Florida St. The brick building at lower left (338 S 1st St) has a sign that reads "Miller High Life on Tap". The lot across the street has been cleared of bui…

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  • Kinnickinnic from Williams, looking south

    This photograph was taken from the intersection of S Kinnickinnic Ave and S Williams St, looking south on Kinnickinnic Ave. At left, Siegel Liquor Depot (2632 S Kinnickinnic Ave) and Stop and Shop (26…

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  • Large 4th of July gathering

    Wudtke, Herman A

    People standing in front of bleachers at 4th of July celebration. Festivals and Celebrations - July 4 1963; Schlitz; Wudtke Collection

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  • John Munzinger's saloon storefront

    Two men, two boys, and a dog pose on the steps of John Munzinger's tavern. Schlitz beer advertisements flank the front corners of the building while the company’s trademark Belted Globe sign is suspen…

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