• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Greenfield intersection

    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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  • 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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  • Spam 25 cents

    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, Sugar and Hills Coffee. The building on the rig…

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  • 744-746 N 6th St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers, Inc

    This photograph was taken from behind a wood plank fence, and shows three buildings across the street. At far left is a two story clapboard building, with signs that read "Pink's Tap". In the middle i…

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  • East side of S 2nd St, north of W Mineral St

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the east side of S 2nd St, north of W Mineral St. A row of commercial buildings can be seen, including a tavern advertising Blatz beer. Aug 59 / D 181 / Along E side of S 2nd St…

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