• 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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  • Van Buren at Kilbourn, after improvements

    This photograph shows the intersection of N Van Buren St and E Kilbourn Ave, after improvements to the road. There is a billboard for Miller High Life at Left, and a billboard for Old Crow bourbon at…

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  • Milwaukee, summer night in 1956

    Summer of 1956, W Wisconsin looking east from N 8th St. The tall building on the left is the Wisconsin Tower, and the building on the right is the Belvedere Apartments. There is a lit up advertisement…

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  • Reinke Sheet Metal Works

    A. J. Breitwish & Sons

    This photograph shows a brick building on N Market St. Signs on the building read, "Reinke Sheet Metal Works"; "H. A. Fricke Company, Distributors Jobbers"; and "Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company Garage"…

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  • Pedestrians at 6th & Walnut

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the long, brick building at the corner of N 6th and W Walnut Sts. Signs on the window fronts read, from right to left: Hampton Cleaners and Taylor's Inn. An advertisement Blatz b…

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  • Corby's billboard on Walnut

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the long, brick building at the corner of N 6th and W Walnut Sts. Signs on the window fronts read, from right to left: Hampton Cleaners and Taylor's Inn. An advertisement Blatz b…

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  • 6th at Michigan

    This photograph shows the intersection of N 6th St and W Michigan St. The brick building at left houses a cafe. There are advertisements Jim Bean and Schlitz beer visible on two buildings that sit acr…

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  • Walnut and 6th

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the long, brick building at the corner of N 6th and W Walnut Sts. Signs on the window fronts read, from right to left: Hampton Cleaners and Taylor's Inn. An advertisement Blatz b…

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  • Al Howard's Tap

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers, Inc

    Front view of Al Howard's Tap (c.1949) tavern depicting construction on 7th and Wells Streets. A poster advertises a wrestling match: Gorgeous George vs. Walter Palmer at the Milwaukee Auditorium. Bla…

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  • Dewey's Sport Shop

    Schultz, F. W

    This photograph shows N Plankinton Ave at the intersection of W Kilbourn Ave. Dewey's Sport Shop can be seen on the left, and the Drogekamp Inghram Corporation on the right. Behind them are Nelson Bro…

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  • King's Tap tavern

    Angled view of the King's Tap bar before it was razed c.1959. The building, dating May 15, 1892, was located on at the southeast corner of S. Kinnickinnic Ave. and E. Stewart St. A sign advertising Mi…

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  • Highway 15 Tavern

    Front view of the Highway 15 Tavern (1938-1940) showing a man behind a window sign indicating Good Used Cars Bought & Sold. Other visible signage includes Miller High Life, Zecol Wax, and TEXACO. The…

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  • Angeline A. Hudaj's Tavern

    Wide view of Angeline A. Hudaj's Tavern (c.1938) before demolition. A Moulin Rouge Café sign above the entrance advertises Lithia beer on tap while Pabst Blue Ribbon posters adorn the pillars. An sign…

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  • Power line installation on Port Washington

    This photograph was taken of the power line installation on N Port Washington at North Green Bay Ave. The Eddie Mertz tavern can be seen in the background of the photo. It advertises Schlitz beer and…

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