• 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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  • 4th and Wisconsin, 1974

    Greenwalt, Richard C. Jr

    This photograph shows a group of people crossing the busy intersection of N 4th St and W Wisconsin Ave in 1974. Visible businesses up and down the street include J. C. Penney, A&W Root Beer, Ned's Piz…

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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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