• Junk dealer horse and wagon parked on street

    Farber, Edward Rolke

    Junk dealer standing on sidewalk next to his wagon and horse. Cardboard bundles tied and loaded onto back of wagon. Automobile partially visible parked at far left. Street car tracks in roadway. 1931…

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  • Plankinton Arcade view of construction November 15

    Brown & Rehbaum

    Elevated view of two story, Chicago Commercial Style building looking southeast. W. Wisconsin Ave to the left, N. 4th St to right. Construction of additional floors featured. Street railroad, automobi…

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  • Sovereign Apartments Construction 18 February 1930

    Brown & Rehbaum

    Looking west from N 18th Street into the service driveway behind the Sovereign. Cars, building materials, and snow piles line the street. A chute for building material waste is attached to the rear wa…

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  • Silver Spring Dr, before reconstruction

    This photograph shows a divided stretch of Silver Spring Dr, before reconstruction. Portions of the road look like they are made from dirt. Cars can be seen driving on the right side of the road. Ther…

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  • City Hall from Water St

    This photograph was taken on N Water St. City Hall can be seen in the right side of the photo. Three men can be seen walking down the left sidewalk. There are several cars in the street. City Hall

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  • Princess Theater on N 3rd

    This photograph shows a view of N Old World 3rd St, looking north from Wisconsin Ave. At right is the Princess Theater. The marquee advertises for the movie "Inside a Girls Dormitory", a French film t…

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  • E. Wisconsin Ave. looking west toward Milwaukee river

    E. Wisconsin Ave. in 1928, looking west toward the Milwaukee River. The Pabst Building is in the center, and the Gimbel's building is to its left across the river. Streets--Wisconsin Ave. [1928]

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  • Toy Building with Blindness of Virtue sign in front

    The front sign reads 'Blindness of Virtue'. The top of the building has a Chop Suey sign. Business are next to the Toy Building: Model Art Studio and Elgin Lunch.

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  • Heavy traffic on Lincoln Memorial Dr

    Milwaukee Sentinel Photo

    This photograph shows a stretch of Lincoln Memorial Drive. A heavy flow of traffic is driving towards the photographer. People can be seen walking along both sides of the street. View of motorists dri…

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  • Businesses on Jackson

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows N Jackson St between State St and Juneau Ave. A white brick building on the right houses several businesses.Cars can be seen up and down the street. Oct 59 / D 827 / Streets - N…

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  • View on S 43rd St

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photo shows a section of S 43rd St. Cars are parked along the tree-lined street. Streets - S 43rd St Looking north on S 43rd St. Wide space between sidewalk and curb gives the roots of trees a ch…

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  • Hotel Belmont on Wells

    This photograph shows W Wells between 3rd and 4th St. At right is the Belmont Hotel, built in 1926. It was razed in 1996 to make way for the Wisconsin Center. Streets - W Wells St Between 4 + 3rd

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  • Trucks on Plankinton

    This photograph shows N Plankinton Ave from Clybourn St. There are cars parked up and down both sides of the street. Trucks carrying cargo drive down the road. N. on N. Plankinton Clybourn / A25 / Red…

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  • 2121 North Farwell Avenue, 1932

    Hunter, Henry H

    A view of the building located at 2121 North Farwell Avenue. The building's windows are broken and the wooden fence is no longer standing. There is also a car parked in front of the building. The buil…

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  • 2625-2627 W Lisbon Ave

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows an old clapboard home and shed on W Lisbon Ave. The single story square shed is attached to the side of a two story house, with the flat roof of the shed serving as a kind of por…

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  • Anton Express Line Furniture Moving

    Two vintage trucks are parked in front of the storefront of A. Anton Express Line. The window reads: New & second hand furniture bought and sold Harris [illegible] Anton (a) Express Line Furniture Mov…

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  • View of Sherin Company elongated truck carrying 6 car bodies along street next to factory

    Elongated delivery truck on street. Flat bed loaded with 6 like sedan auto bodies. Cars parked on street with motorcycle parked at far left slightly obscured. Factory visible in background.

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  • Junk yard on Fond du Lac Ave.

    Hunter, Henry H

    Old automobile frames scattered on ground. Gas tanks piled in right foreground. Wooden-frame building on far right. Houses seen in background. Rec No. 2110. Date: mar 12 1934. 4320 W. Fond du Lac. Jun…

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  • Nash, Rambler autos loaded on Fjell Line vessel

    Milwaukee Sentinel

    Fjell Line passenger and freighter vessel being loaded with Nash, Rambler cars at the Port of Milwaukee. Nash rambler automobiles being loaded aboard Fjell Line vessel at Municipal Open Dock Terminal…

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  • Old building on W Wisconsin Ave and N 3rd St

    A. J. Breitwish & Sons

    The northeast corner of W Wisconsin Ave (then Grand Ave) and N 3rd St, this view taken before 1923. This corner was later occupied by the Straus Building. Businesses in the building include Union Dent…

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