• 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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  • East wall of parking garage

    Schultz, F. W

    This photograph shows the side wall of a parking garage on N 6th St. The brick building has several large windows, with small glass panes. A section of one of the windows is popped open. Faded paint o…

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  • Trucks on Plankinton

    This photograph shows N Plankinton Ave from Clybourn St. There are cars parked up and down both sides of the street. Trucks carrying cargo drive down the road. N. on N. Plankinton Clybourn / A25 / Red…

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  • Building construction on Plankinton

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a large brick building on N Plankinton Ave. The building is surrounded by wooden scaffolding on the ground level. Two men are standing on the corner across the street from the bu…

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  • Bricks and tracks on N 3rd St

    This photograph shows streetcar tracks running up the middle of N Old World 3rd St, north of W Juneau Ave. The area between the rails of the tracks are paved in brick. A group of workers stand in fron…

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  • N 51st and W Center, looking northeast

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers, Inc

    This photo shows a trolley bus stop on the corner of N 51st St and W Center St. The pavement has been chipped away at the edges, revealing the brick underneath. M. C. P. 1921-F / Damage to pavement at…

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  • Horse drawn vehicles on N Water

    This photograph shows the intersection of N Water and E Wisconsin Ave. Horse drawn vehicles fill the streets, surrounded by businesses and office buildings. Wis & Water / WE8 Have Negative / Marine Hi…

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  • Homes on Lloyd St

    This photograph was taken at the intersection of N 54th St and Pabst Ave. Houses can be seen on both sides of the street, and an automobile is on the left side of the picture. Pabst Ave was renamed Ll…

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  • Shed on W St Paul

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a run-down wooden shed on W St. Paul Ave. White letters are painted on the front of the building. Several boards on the side of the building are missing. Rec. No. 1639 / Aug 16 1…

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  • North of 27th and Capitol

    This photo shows the land north of N 27th St and W Capitol Dr. The ground is lumpy dirt and stones. Railroad tracks are visible. WEIIS no 686 MCRHS / View taken about 400' north of the Evinrude Motor…

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  • 2645 N 46th St

    This photo shows a clapboard home on N 46th St. It sits on a raised brick foundation. 1015 46th St Milwaukee

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  • Kilbourn Ave from Juneau Park

    Bureau of Bridges and Public Buildings

    This photo was taken from the edge of Juneau Park, looking west towards Kilbourn Ave. April 28-1942 / Kilbourn Avenue - looking west from Juneau Park (8-1/4" Lens) Bureau of Bridges and Public Bldgs.…

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  • 615A W Vliet St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a clapboard building on W Vliet St. A pipe cuts diagonally across the side of the building. One of the windows on the upper level has panes broken out. Rec. No. 1931 / Jun 30 193…

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  • 2625-2627 W Lisbon Ave

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows an old clapboard home and shed on W Lisbon Ave. The single story square shed is attached to the side of a two story house, with the flat roof of the shed serving as a kind of por…

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  • Jefferson & Michigan

    Brown, Joseph

    This photograph shows a wood-frame building on the corner of N Jefferson and E Michigan streets. Signs on the building read, "M. E. Malone, Contractor & Builder. Job work promptly attended to. Telepho…

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  • Home on Milwaukee St

    This photgraph shows a house with a picket fence behind a line of trees. Notation on the back of the photo indicates the house was located on N Milwaukee St, somewhere betwen E Mason St and E Wisconsi…

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  • Foot traffic on W Wisconsin Ave

    Gessert, Sherman

    This photo shows people walking past businesses on W Wisconsin Ave. There are signs for the Grand Ave Pub and Steins Loans and Jewelry. 700 blk W Wis. Ave / Sherman Gessert Fotosetter 1986 Apr 28 PM 3…

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  • Huge snowdrifts on S 7th

    Riemenscheider, August

    This photograph shows S 7th St after a substantial about of snowfall. Snow shoveled from the sidewalk as been piled waist high on either side. A figure walks on the sidewalk away from the camera. So 7…

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  • Exchange Restaurant and Hotel

    This photograph was likely taken sometime in the 1880s. It shows a view of S 2nd St. A row of horse-drawn carriages sit in the street in front of the Exchange Restaurant and Hotel. The building next d…

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  • Emerald Isle beneath Pittsburgh Ave bridge

    Overdahl, Ronald M

    This photograph shows the Pittsburgh Avenue bridge in the upright position. A river cruise boat called the Emerald Isle travels underneath the bridge. Bridges and viaducts - Pittsburgh St / C. 1984 /…

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