• Apartment renovation

    This photo shows the interior of an apartment at 2629 W State St. The bathroom is in poor condition, and in desperate need of renovation. This aparment, located at 2629 W. State St. - #2 in downtown M…

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  • Ardmore construction 3 October 1924

    Brown & Rehbaum

    The Ardmore's eight floor is nearly complete. Builders' signs mark architects Martin Tullgren & Sons, S.M. Siesel Co. Engineering-Contracting Milwaukee-Pittsburgh, Plumbing Fixtures Furnished by Rundl…

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  • Apartment on E Highland

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows an apartment building and some ornate houses that were located at the intersection of N Milwaukee St and E Highland Ave. That part of the street has since been erased, and E High…

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  • Drake Apartments

    An upward view of the four-story Drake apartment building, built in 1925 for owners Goldmann Bros. Designed by architect George Zagel & Bro. in a Mediterranean Revival style, which they popularized in…

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  • 2053 N Dr Martin Luther King Dr

    This photograph shows a mixed use brick building. A tavern is on the ground floor, with apartments on the upper levels. A sign on the side of the building reads, "Wes' Place" and contains an advertise…

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  • Lake Crest Apartments Construction 18 June 1951

    Brown & Rehbaum

    Looking west from the Lake Crest's partially completed parking deck. A steel rebar grid has been laid for cement to be poured. The Lake Crest's seven floors' brickwork is complete. Floors eight and ni…

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  • Tenement apartments on Michigan

    This photo shows a tenement building on the corner of 8th and Michigan Sts. A man can be seen on the third floor, standing next to laundry hanging on a sheet. A large sign advertising Blatz beer is on…

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  • Portland Apartments

    Zeck, Herb

    Looking south across Kilbourn (then Cedar Street) at the Portland Flats. A long, three-story red brick block in Queen Anne and Romanesque Revival styles - rusticated stone base, brick arches, swags, a…

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  • Lake Crest Apartments Construction 15 March 1951

    Brown & Rehbaum

    Looking southeast from Prospect at the northwest corner of the Lake Crest. The first two floors are enclosed in brick. Floors three to six are wood frames. The southeast corner of the Edgewater next d…

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  • Lenox St from Llewellyn Library

    This photograph shows S Lenox St from the Llewellyn Library. Tightly packed houses and apartment buildings are visible. Cars are parked along the street. Jan 20 1958 / Lenox

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  • Car Trouble at the Lakefront

    Nusbaum, Donald W.; Milwaukee Journal

    A man jump-starts one car from another amid snow piles near O'Donnell Park. The Amador, Shoreland (La Neida), and Lake Crest apartments; Elks Club, Cudahy Flats, Cudahy Tower, and University Club are…

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  • Newport Apartments Construction 8 June 1960

    Looking east from Prospect Ave at the Newport with a nearly finished exterior, several cars, signs for Siesel Construction Co. & the Newport itself. NEWPORT APARTMENTS 1610 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee…

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  • Hollywood & Hampton Court Apartments

    Hollywood Flats (built c.1906, razed 1940) left, and Hampton Court (built 1916, razed 1951) right. North 9th Street has been regraded; these buildings' former basements are now the first stories. Main…

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  • 1617-1619 S 22nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photo shows a large Polish flat on S 22nd St. The building appears to have been raised at two separate points; with the base of the structure being stone or uneven brick, the middle section being…

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  • Strafford & Drew Apartments

    City of Milwaukee Law Department

    The four-story Strafford (aka Stafford & Stratford) (architects Mollers & Ehlers, owner Helen Tuttle) next to the three-story Drew (architect Walter A. Holbrook, owner Olivia Drew, cost $18,000). Both…

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  • Wells St west of 27th St

    This photograph shows Wells St west of 27th. Piles of melted snow are along the side of the street. A mixture of homes and commercial spaces are in the neighborhood. Wells St West of 27th St March 19t…

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  • W Wells at N 10th St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph was taken from the intersection of N 10th and W Wells, looking east. The Junior League Blood Center can be seen at middle right. At left, past the large parking lot, are apartments, li…

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  • 716 W Wells St

    Cedar-Biddle

    This photograph shows a duplex on W Wells St. It is a two story brick building. 182 716 Wells St / #183 W. 1/2 of Lot 14, Block 170 / Cedar-Biddle appraisal no. 183 / 716 Wells St / Main bldg 2 storie…

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  • 3045 N Maryland Ave

    This photograph shows a duplex bungalow on N Maryland Ave. The house is made of brick, with the two entries side-by-side on the front porch. 3045 N Maryland Ave. Historic Milwaukee / 5040121 N N N-32

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  • Edge of Juneau Park

    This photo shows the edge of Juneau Park. There is a comfort station, or restroom, in the lower right corner. Old fashioned cars are on the street in front of a couple of large apartment buildings at…

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