• Exchange Restaurant and Hotel

    This photograph was likely taken sometime in the 1880s. It shows a view of S 2nd St. A row of horse-drawn carriages sit in the street in front of the Exchange Restaurant and Hotel. The building next d…

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  • Stan's Tap tavern

    Distant view of Stan's Tap (1962-1968) bar. Schlitz, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Hamm's, and Schlitz beer signs are visible. Current location of La Cage club. SW Corner S 2nd St & National

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  • 1120 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows an old barn at 1120 S 2nd St. The building is a tall two and a half stories, with a tower sticking out of the middle. Three sets of sliding doors line the side, suggesting the ba…

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  • Collapsed wooden shed at 615 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photo shows a derelict brick building. Parts of the walls are crumbling. Some sort of wooden overhang is built off the side of the building, and there is a large pile of wood spilling out from be…

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  • Mabbett and Breed Block

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the Mabbett and Breed Block on the corner of S 2nd St and W Pittsburgh Ave. At one point, it was home to the Fifth Ward Bank. This building still stands today, and is divided int…

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  • 615 South Second Street

    Edmonds, Enos E

    This photograph shows a portion of 615 S 2nd St. The building looks damaged, like there had been a fire. 615 So. 2 St / Enos E. Edmonds Building Inspector / Jul 30 1928 / Defendant's Exhibit D for Ide…

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  • Planks in shed, 615 S 2nd St

    Edmonds, Enos E

    This photograph shows a wooden lean-to built on the side of a brick building. Stacked inside are a pile of wooden planks. The brick on the building looks worn and crumbling. 615 S 2nd St / Enos E. Edm…

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  • Hirsch Bros shed at 615 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a portion of a brick building on S 2nd St. It appears to be partially sunken in the ground. The edge of the building is uneven, like some bricks have been crumbling off. Neg. No…

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  • German American Bank Building

    A paperboy leans against a telephone outside a building housing several businesses, including the German American Bank. A post office can be seen on the left. 734 S. 2nd Street

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  • Lindsay Bros. building

    Drawing of a four story building. Building labeled Lindsay Bros. Agricultural Implements. The facade is made of cream city brick. Lindsay Bros. co. founded in 1884 becoming one of the largest manufact…

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  • 717 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows an old barn on S 2nd St. It is wooden planks, and parts are patched over or missing. Rec. No. 2145 / Apr 17 1934 / 717 So. 2nd St / Fire Prevention Bureau, Milwaukee Fire Dept. /…

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  • 523 S 2nd St, interior upper front northeast

    This photograph shows the interior of a public garage, located on S 2nd St. The view shows the upper story. A sleigh sits in the middle of the floor. The building is in a state of disrepair. Rec. No.…

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  • 716 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows the brick building located at 716 S 2nd St. There are a few posters plastered to the side of the wall, including ones for Cab Calloway and the Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey…

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  • East side of S 2nd St, north of W Mineral St

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the east side of S 2nd St, north of W Mineral St. A row of commercial buildings can be seen, including a tavern advertising Blatz beer. Aug 59 / D 181 / Along E side of S 2nd St…

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  • Storage shed at 1658 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a large, single story storage shed at 1658 S 2nd St. The building is mostly wood, with some aluminum siding patchwork. Many of the boards are warped. This building was torn down…

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  • Plank pile at 615 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photo shows a derelict brick building. Parts of the walls are crumbling. Some sort of wooden overhang is built off the side of the building, and there is a large pile of wood spilling out from be…

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  • Maier Block Building late view

    Wudtke, Herman A

    Second of two photos mounted together. View of three story brick building with one over one arched windows and dentil blocks. The cornice has been removed. A delivery truck is parked next to the build…

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  • S. 2nd St, north from Maple St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph shows S 2nd St, looking north from W Maple St. The road is wide, with two lanes for each direction. Sizeable houses give way to commercial buildings in the distance. July 12, 1954 S. 2…

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  • 523 S 2nd St, interior upper front southwest

    This photograph shows the interior of a public garage. It appears to be a wood frame interior, with a brick exterior. A stack of boxes can be seen at lower right. Rec. No. 315-1 / Dec 16 1948 / 523 S…

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  • 1421-1425 S 2nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a partial structure, located near 1421 S 2nd St. At one point the building may have been a shed or a garage, although it is hard to tell. Most of the walls are missing, with boar…

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