• Cream City Beer on Juneau

    Hunter, Henry H

    The building located at 601-605 W Juneau Avenue in 1936 was a tavern owned by Peter Adams. Lettering in the window advertises that there are tables available for ladies. Signage for Cream City Beer is…

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  • Druml's Tavern

    Angle view of Druml's (1957-1959) bar showing Pabst Blue Ribbon and Blatz beer signs. Originally the Joseph Schlitz Brewing Company Saloon, the Queen Anne style brick building was an early example of…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Deuster Building

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows a large brick building, identified on the back of the photo as the Deuster building. The ground floor is home to a tavern, and there are signs for Fox Head beer on the exterior.…

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  • 508 and 522 W Wells St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows two buildings on W Wells St. At left is a multi-story brick building, with a tavern on the ground level. There are two billboards on top, one for Princess Crackers and the other…

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  • The Big Schooner Tavern and Waterfront Bar

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows two bars on N Water St. The bar on the left is the Big Schooner Tavern. It has signs in the windows advertising Blatz and Pabst Blue Ribbon. The building in the center of the pho…

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  • Mary's Tavern

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows Mary's Tavern, which was located on the corner of N Plankinton and W St. Paul Aves. There are signs on the building advertising Coca-Cola and Blatz beer. Jul 59 / D 940 / East si…

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  • 432-440 W State St, side

    This photograph shows the old brick building that was on the northeast corner of W State St and N 5th St. A marquee advertising Blatz Beer hangs over a small tavern, the Rendezvous. This building, alo…

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  • State between 3rd and 4th

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows W State St between N 3rd and N 4th streets. Billboards adorn the roofs and sides of the buildings, including advertisements for Blatz and Schlitz beer. The brick building on the…

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  • Horoscope Club Tavern

    This photograph shows the northwest corner of King and Auer. Sitting there is an old brick building, home to the Horoscope Club Tavern. A sign with the Schlitz beer logo hangs over the door. 61. N/W C…

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  • Looking south on King, from Walnut

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows N Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, looking south from W Walnut St. The Schlitz brewery is at left. A large brick tavern with the Schlitz logo out front is at right. looking so on n 3…

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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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  • 2200 block of South KK

    This photograph shows a mailman walking along the 2200 block of S Kinnickinnic Ave. Piles of snow sit up against the buildings. Visible businesses are, from left to right: Big Beer Barn Tavern (2211 S…

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  • Fiesta Club tavern

    The Fiesta Club (1963-1967) bar, located in the historic Charles Harms Building. Hamm’s, Pabst, Blatz, and Schlitz beer signs and an exterior advertisement for NUN Chemical Co. are visible. Two automo…

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  • Bars on W. St. Paul

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the St. Paul Avenue Restaurant. The restaurant has an advertisement for Pepsi painted on the front of the buildings. Taverns sit on both sides of the restaurant, with the tavern…

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