• Horse drawn vehicles on N Water

    This photograph shows the intersection of N Water and E Wisconsin Ave. Horse drawn vehicles fill the streets, surrounded by businesses and office buildings. Wis & Water / WE8 Have Negative / Marine Hi…

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  • Gottlieb Pizzala Home

    Photograph of a drawing of Pizzala homestead. View shows two wooden buildings, possibly a home on left and stable on the right. Horse drawn carriages and horses seen in yard. Dog along with two hunter…

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  • George Dousman residence

    Three quarter view of house with brick and cast iron fence and carriage. Wood roof cresting, square columned front porch, and two over four windows. This house was razed sometime during the mid to lat…

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  • Pabst Building southeast front of building

    Binner Engineering Company

    Artist's rendition of full view of the brick, office building looking across intersection of Wisconsin Ave and Water St. Romanesque Revival style. Note horse drawn vehicles and beginning of steel, bas…

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  • Sexton Building from Broadway and Michigan Streets

    Four story, large corner brick building with mansard roof. Italianate style, roundhead windows. Horse and part of cart seen in lower right foreground. Streets otherwise empty. Wooden sidewalks, earth…

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  • Old View of Broadway between Mason and Wisconsin

    View of an earthen Broadway (Main Street, at the time the photo was taken). Carts and horse drawn carriages are parked along the road. Supplies and materials are stacked along the roadside. The view l…

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  • George L. Thomas Livery

    Front entrance view of brick building. Sign over entrance states "Livery and Boarding". Horses & carriages on wooden sidewalk. G.L. Thomas name visible in top of first window to left of entrance. Boys…

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  • 1019-1023 E Wright St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a small garage or storage shed on E Wright St. The structure is two stalls. An automobile is parked in one, and a cart is resting in front of the other. It is located next to a l…

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  • Water & Wisconsin

    Pereles, James Madison

    This photograph shows the Ludington Building, which was located on the corner on N Water St and E Wisconsin Ave. Built in 1851, it was demolished in 1890 to make way for the Pabst Building. A man driv…

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  • Carriage houses on N Milwaukee

    This photograph shows the rear of 412 N Milwaukee St. Run down stables or sheds, one with partially borded up windows can be seen in the right side of the photo. A pair of carriages or carts can be se…

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  • Posing by the Telegraph Pole at Broadway and Mason

    The Adam Roth Quiet House stands on the corner of Mason and Broadway. To the left are offices for the newspapers the Milwaukee Journal and the Daily Journal. Horse-drawn carriages travel along the dir…

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  • Man pushing decorated cart

    Sleezer, John

    Man pushing decorated cart with sign for manicotti, cannelloni, and stuffed shell. Setting up for the opening of Festa Italiana. on the Summerfest Grounds Fetivals and Celebrations - Italiana Fest; 7-…

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  • Mathias Stein Residence

    Small, 2 story wooden frame building in middle of photo. Sign with "M. Stein" above doorway. Front porch with man standing next to door. Street scene with people, horse-drawn cart, and earth road. One…

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  • Ludington Building at 110 E Wisconsin

    The Ludington Building (built 1851) in the early 1870s, at the corner of E. Wisconsin Ave. (then Wisconsin St.) and N. Water St. (then E. Water St.) This corner became, in 1892, the site of the Pabst…

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  • Sheds on N Milwaukee

    This photograph shows some run-down wooden sheds behind 412 N Milwaukee St. Carts and carriages are sitting outside of the sheds. Milwaukee 1900 - cc70ppy Box 2 / 412 N Milwaukee St (rear) / #159

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  • 2426 N Newhall St

    Barth, Fred C

    This photograph shows an old wood-working shed at 2426 N Newhall St. 2420 is painted on the side of the building. Stacks of boards can be seen inside the building, as well as a piece of equipment. The…

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  • Storefronts on Broadway

    Hunter, Henry H

    Near Broadway and Detroit (now St. Paul). Vehicles are parked on the street beside a collection of storefronts. A crude wooden fence covers the alleyway between two stores' brick facades. A sign for t…

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  • John DeBow residence

    Front view of two story house with elaborately carved bargeboard. View of house is obscured by trees. View of brick retaining wall and wood picket fence. Home of John DeBow (d. 1862). Located at 422 M…

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  • Commission Row historic looking south

    Awnings extend from the buildings of Commission Row while horses with carts full of produce and bearing the names of vendors park in the street. People conduct business along the street. Commission Ro…

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  • East Side of Broadway between Wisconsin and Mason

    Horse-drawn carriages sit parked along the dirt roadside, in front of the area which is currently the AT&T Center. The five-story Hathaway Building at the corner of Mason and Broadway would be replace…

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