• Pool hall on Plankinton

    Goeldner Studio

    This photograph was taken at the intersection of N Plankinton (known then as W Water St) and Wells St in the late 1800s. It shows the Adler & Mauer Billiard Hall, which appears in the Milwaukee City D…

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  • Old Empire building on Wisconsin and Plankinton

    The old Empire Building was built around 1898 on the northeast corner of N. Plankinton and W. Wisconsin Aves. When this photograph was taken, the Empire Café was on the ground floor; second floor tena…

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  • Old Manegold Mill

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows a large brick building on N Plankinton Ave. It was initially built and used as a flour mill. When this photograph was taken, the building was home to the Old Mill Inn, and to Fai…

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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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