• 701 W State St, rear

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows the rear of the building that was located at 701 W State St. A large advertisement for Schlitz beer is painted on the side of the building. A small clapboard building is across t…

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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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  • 432-440 W State St

    This photograph shows the old brick building that was on the northeast corner of W State St and N 5th St. A two story advertisement on the side of the building encourages the reader to "Enjoy Life wit…

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  • King at Meinecke, looking north

    Riemenscheider, August

    This photograph shows the newly paved N Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr at W Meinecke St. A clothing store can be seen at left, with Radio Doctors and Steinhafel's at right. In between Radio Doctors and S…

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  • 923-929 W Wells St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows a brick building on W Wells St. It is home to the Junior League Blood Center, and a store or bar that sells Schlitz Beer. There are a row of billboards on the top of the building…

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  • Oster's on N 3rd

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photo was taken from about N 3rd & Highland, looking southwest towards Oster's. A large advertisement for Blatz Beer is painted on the side of the building. Several railroad cars sit on tracks at…

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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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  • 2977-2979 N Dr Martin Luther King Dr

    This photograph shows a large brick building on the southwest corner of King and Chambers. Large advertisements for Schlitz beer adorn the multiple sides of the building. 51. S/W Corner - Chambers / 5…

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  • 540 W Wells St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows a large, mutli-story brick building on W Wells St. At the time the photo was taken, it was home to Sullivan Bar. It has several signs for Blatz beer displayed around the outside…

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  • The Belvedere

    The five-story red brick Romanesque Revival Belvedere designed by E. T. Mix. A large, seven-story sign is affixed to the building's western façade, reading: Blatz-Milwaukee's Finest Beer. Storefronts…

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  • Northeast corner of 7th and Wisconsin

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photo shows a large brick building on the corner of W Wisconsin and N 7th St (now known as N James Lovell St). A large sign on the side of the building advertises Miller High Life Beer. M. C. P 1…

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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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  • N on 5th from Kilbourn

    Schultz, F. W

    This photograph looks north on N 5th St from West Kilbourn Ave. At left is the Milwaukee Auditorium. At right is a large brick building, which at the time was home to Strachota's tavern and restaurant…

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