• S 1st to Water St bridge

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the northernmost end of S 1st St, south of the river. WIS 32 is off to the right. A billboard for Seagram's liquor is partially obscured by a street lamp and an electric post. Ap…

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  • Factories on S 1st

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows a view of S 1st St near Seeboth St. Large brick buildings house manufacturing companies and other businesses. S. 1st + Ferry + Seeboth St M. N. 138 / Aug. Riemenschneider

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  • Clear Ice Co

    This photograph shows what remains of the Clear Ice Co. on S 1st St. The brick building has almost totally collapsed. Blocks of ice can be seen in between the standing walls and sagging roof. 135-A /…

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  • 1839 S 1st St

    This photograph shows a pair of buildings on S 1st St. At the time the photo was taken, they belonged to Peter Logue, a welder. There is a Pillsbury's Best advertisement painted on the side of the lar…

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  • Old Reliance Works on S 1st

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows the old Allis Reliance Works building on S 1st St. The long brick building stretches into the distance at right. Old Reliance wks of Allis Chalmers Co. from So 1st + National. Lo…

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  • Allis Chalmers Reliance Works postcard

    A postcard sketch of the factory site of the Edward Allis & Co Reliance Iron Works. There are horses and carriages on the dirt roads and a huge smokestack rises in the center. The facility at 1st and…

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  • Outhouses for 1438 S 1st St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows squalid outhouses that were used by the occupants of 1438 S 1st St. The outhouse was a small wooden shack with three stalls. Accomodations for occupants of 1438 So. 1st St (12th…

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  • 914-24 S 1st St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a brick building on S 1st St. Fault lines and cracks can be seen in the wall of the building. A sign out front indicates the building is being sold by the First Wisconsin Trust C…

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  • Holzinger Building

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows a pair of old brick buildings on S 1st St. At left is the Holzinger Building (149-153 S 1st St), built in 1889. At right is the smaller of the two buildings, home to the Milwauke…

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  • Florida and First

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows a view of S 1st and Florida St. The brick building at lower left (338 S 1st St) has a sign that reads "Miller High Life on Tap". The lot across the street has been cleared of bui…

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  • Allis Chalmers Reliance Works

    A huge factory building with signs reading E.P. Allis & Co. and Edward P. Allis & Co. Reliance Works. A man stands on the dirt road adjacent to the buildings. The facility at 1st and Florida Streets w…

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  • 1438 S 1st St, man in front

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a large home on the corner of S 1st and E Orchard. The floor of the porch is tilted, and its roof is peeling. A man is standing on the sidewalk corner. Rec. No. 2310 / Feb 19 193…

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  • Allen Bradley from a distance

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows a view of S 1st St, looking north from just south of Lapham. The Allen Bradley clock tower can be seen in the distance. Dec 63 / A 613 / Streets - S 1st / Dec 6, 1963 / Wudtke Co…

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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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  • Alley off S 1st St

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows a wide alley off of S 1st St. In years past, it had been known as Cleveland Place, and was an actual street. Several cars are parked in the alley. Jun 58 / Above; Looking east fr…

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  • 1434 S 1st St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a wooden clapboard home on S 1st St. A sign under one of the windows indicates the building is for sale. Neg. No. 1291 / Nov 9 1931 / 1434 So. 1st St / 407 / Photo by Henry H. Hu…

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  • View on S 1st St

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows a view of S 1st St. Many of the buildings in the photo were scheduled to be razed. Electric lines can be seen over the street. S. 1st from See_ Ap. 1950 / Aug. Riemenschneider /…

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  • 1512 S 1st St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a home on S 1st St. A crooked picket fence encloses the back yard, and there is a clothesline strung across the length of it, with several clothes hanging to dry. A small child c…

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  • S 1st between Washington and Mineral

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows S 1st St between Washington and Mineral Streets. The road is curved due to non-alignment. Unitz Die Works can be seen at right. Jul 59 / Streets - S 1st Wudtke Collection / Upper…

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  • 100 block of 1st St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows S 1st St in 1934. A row of brick buildings stretches into the distance. Many of the buildings were vacant, and the occupied buildings were mostly taverns. Rec. No. 2184 / Jun 11…

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