• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Pabst entrance on Juneau

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph was taken on the property of the Pabst Brewing Company on W Juneau Ave. The backside of the Pabst sign can be seen in the middle of the photo between two buildings. Juneau Ave East fro…

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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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  • Schlitz from Water St

    This photograph was taken from N Water St, looking towards the Cherry St bridge. The Schlitz Brewing Company complex that was located on the southeast corner of W Cherry and N 3rd streets is shown. Fr…

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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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  • 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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  • Tenement apartments on Michigan

    This photo shows a tenement building on the corner of 8th and Michigan Sts. A man can be seen on the third floor, standing next to laundry hanging on a sheet. A large sign advertising Blatz beer is on…

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  • Southeast corner of N 3rd St and W State St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers, Inc

    This photograph shows large, old brick buildings on the southeast corner of W State St and N Old World 3rd St. The darker brick building says "Gunther" near the roof, and has a large advertisement for…

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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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  • Remember When...2nd and Plankinton was a cobbled corner?

    Goeldner Studio

    People who pass this corner in rush hour traffic may not believe it, but this really was the corner of N. 2nd and N. Plankinton (or W. Water as it was known) in the 1890's. Hitching posts lined the si…

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  • Trimmel's Café on Juneau

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows Trimmel's Café, which was located near the corner of N 7th St and W Juneau Ave. A sign on the side of the restaurant advertises Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer. B 82 / Wudtke Collection /…

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  • W Juneau at N 5th St

    This photograph shows the intersection of N 5th St and W Juneau Ave, looking west. Several trucks and cars are in the street. The Pabst Brewing Company can be seen in the background. 6297 / W. Juneau…

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  • Billboards on W. National Ave

    This photograph was taken near what is now the intersection of W National and Miller Park Way, and none of the buildings visible here remain. Two billboards can be seen above the building on the right…

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  • 4002 W State St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a rickety storage shed on W State St. There is a large gap between the top of the wall and the roof, and crates of Miller beer can be seen stacked inside the building. The shed i…

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