• Cream City Brewing Company on Plankinton

    This photograph shows N Plankinton St. The Triangle Building, home to the Cream City Brewing Company, is in the center-left portion of the photo. Several horse-drawn vehicles can be seen in the photo…

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  • West on Lapham from 11th St

    This photograph looks west on Lapham from S 11th St. Trolley tracks run down the middle of a wide street, with electric lines overhead. A billboard for Blatz beer can be seen at right. A horse pulling…

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  • Miller & Holtz on Plankinton

    This photograph shows the Miller & Holtz on the corner of Plankinton and Wisconsin Ave. Miller & Holtz was a restaurant and a beer hall. Milw. Bldgs. Cc359ppx / N. E. corner of Wisconsin and Plankinto…

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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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  • Miller & Holtz Restaurant

    This photograph shows horse-drawn vehicles and street-cars being pulled up and down N Plankinton Ave at the intersection of W Wisconsin Ave. Several businesses are visible, including J. Knauber & Comp…

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  • W Wisconsin Ave, c. 1885

    Joseph Brown & Son

    This photograph was taken around 1885. It shows an area on W Wisconsin Ave, just west of the Milwaukee River. The Henry J Wehr Beer Hall, the Milwaukee Long Range Shooting Gallery, and Winckler's Ciga…

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  • N 2nd and N Plankinton

    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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