• Dad's Old Fashioned Root Beer

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows a large brick building on W Wells St. Commercial space is on the ground level, with the Somerset Apartments on the upper levels. Businesses in the building include an electric su…

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  • 540 W Wells St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows a large, mutli-story brick building on W Wells St. At the time the photo was taken, it was home to Sullivan Bar. It has several signs for Blatz beer displayed around the outside…

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  • 508 and 522 W Wells St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows two buildings on W Wells St. At left is a multi-story brick building, with a tavern on the ground level. There are two billboards on top, one for Princess Crackers and the other…

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  • 923-929 W Wells St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows a brick building on W Wells St. It is home to the Junior League Blood Center, and a store or bar that sells Schlitz Beer. There are a row of billboards on the top of the building…

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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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  • 521-533 W Wells St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows an old brick building that was located on W Wells St. Visible businesses include Alltone photo engravers, Spheeris Brothers Wholesale Tobacco, The Terris Theatrical Club (serving…

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  • Wells St, c. 1895

    Goeldner Studio

    This photograph shows the south side of W Wells St, between N 2nd and N Plankinton St. There is a long brick building, home to several businesses. The visible businesses include G. M. Hunter Marking P…

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  • Chick's restaurant on Wells

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows Chick's Chicken, which advertises "Delicious Chicken Dinners", and Pinky's Tap, which advertises Schlitz beer. The old, clapboard structure was torn down. The Wisconsin Center st…

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