• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • North along Broadway from Menomonee

    Large buildings overlook the street in this view north down Broadway. Cars are parked at an angle against the high curbside. The entirety of a streetlight is visible on the left. Now Broadway and Meno…

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  • Highway 15 Tavern

    Front view of the Highway 15 Tavern (1938-1940) showing a man behind a window sign indicating Good Used Cars Bought & Sold. Other visible signage includes Miller High Life, Zecol Wax, and TEXACO. The…

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  • N. Hawley and W. Wisconsin

    This photograph shows N Hawley Rd at W Wisconsin Ave, sometime around 1960. There is a Shell gas station on the right. Trees line both sides of the street. 6150 / N. Hawley Rd. and W. Wisconsin Ave. c…

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  • Merchants and Farmers State Bank

    This photograph shows the building located on N Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr and N 5th St. Cars can be seen up and down the street. When the photo was taken, it served as the Merchants and Farmers St…

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  • Raised View Down Capitol Drive from Teutonia Avenue Before Construction

    Traffic flows along Capitol Drive across North Teutonia Avenue. A small median near the intersection holds signs and traffic signals. Trees line the street on both sides. Probably taken sometime betwe…

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  • East Ogden Avenue, North Farwell Avenue, and North Franklin Place

    A view of East Ogden Avenue, North Farwell Avenue, and North Franklin Place. Halles Complete Drug Store is located on the corner and Chicken Delight is on North Farwell Avenue.

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  • Mitchell Street in 1933

    Riemenschneider, August

    This photograph shows Mitchell Street in 1933. There are several cars parked along either side of the street, and a horse pulling a carriage is walking toward the photographer. W. Mitchell St from 7th…

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  • 8th St, between Wisconsin and Wells

    This photograph shows the west side of N 8th St, between Wisconsin and Wells. The addition to the back of the Milwaukee Public Library has been built, but the museum has not. There is a large brick bu…

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  • E Russell Ave

    This photograph shows a section of E Russell Ave. The ground is convered in partially melted snow. There are several homes, most with trees in their yards. Two children are crossing the street. E. Rus…

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