• J. G. Matzen on Juneau

    This photograph was taken on the corner of N 5th St and W Juneau Ave. In 1900, this part of W Juneau Ave was known as Chesnut St. Trolley tracks can be seen in the street. 501 Chesnut. 1900 c. d. Matz…

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  • 737-747 N 6th St

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers, Inc

    This photograph shows the buildings at 737-747 N 6th St. At left is Norm's Food Market. At right is Legion Bar and Grill. A man sits on the steps of the building in the middle. M. C. P. 1156F / 737-74…

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  • Kinnickinnic and Ellen

    This photo was taken at the intersection of S Kinnickinnic Ave and S Ellen St, looking northwest on Kinnickinnic. Hintz Food Market is on the left, and a Shell Station at right. Both buildings still s…

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  • Becker's Bar, 8th and Highland

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows the intersection of N 8th St and W Highland Ave. Becker's Bar is on the corner, and advertises both Pabst Blue Ribbon beer and Michelob beer. A grocery store can be seen a little…

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  • 415-17 N Jefferson

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a series of buildings on N Jefferson St. From left to right, a two story frame building, a taller two story brick building, a two story wooden barn, and a single story brick shed…

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  • Azzolina Food Shop

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows Azzolina's Food Shop on the corner of Jackson and Knapp Sts. The main sign advertises that the store has milk and ice cream. Additional signs in the windows advertise "Cold Beer"…

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  • Southeast corner of N 8th and W State St

    This photograph shows a large brick building on the corner of N 8th St and W State St. Mielenz Grocery Store is on the ground level, and the windows are filled with advertisements for various products…

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  • Sketch of N Water St

    Buck, James S

    This photograph was taken of an image that appeared in James S. Buck's "Pioneer History of Milwaukee". It shoes a portion of N Water St. Visible stores include the Bradley Metcalf Shoe Company, and a…

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  • Greenfield intersection

    This photograph shows a W Greenfield Ave intersection. The building on the left corner is a grocery store, and has signs in the window advertising Spam, Apples, Grapes, Plums, Sugar and Hills Coffee.…

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  • Graber Poultry Market

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a kosher poultry market on N 12th St. Both the pre-1930 and modern addresses are visible above the door. A sign in Hebrew hangs over a plate glass window with the image of a chic…

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  • Grocer on 7th

    This photograph shows a small grocery store on N 7th St (now known as N James Lovell St) near the intersection of W Kilbourn Ave. The clapboard building has advertisements pasted all over the front. 1…

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  • Rupert's Sixteenth Street Grocery at intersection on Cherry St

    Two story brick building at intersection of W Cherry and N. 16th, Old Lisbon Plank Road. It appears as though the lower half of the bldg was used as a grocery store and living quarters in the 2nd stor…

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  • Blatz Old Heidelberg Beer

    This photograph shows a W Greenfield Ave intersection. The building on the left corner is a grocery store, and has signs in the window advertising Spam, Apples, Grapes, Plums, Sugar and Hills Coffee.…

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  • S Union St, at junction of S 20th St

    Joseph Brown and Son

    This photograph shows S Union St, from where it runs into S 20th St. A grocery store can be seen at left, and houses line both sides of the street. Jos. Brown & Son photo / Union St. n of 15th Ave / U…

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  • Lerner Foods 2

    This photograph shows Lerner Food, which was located on what was then known as Green Bay Ave (today King Dr), just north of fifth. The buildings to the left of Lerner Foods have since been demolished…

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  • 3200 W Lisbon Ave

    This photograph shows an old brick building on the corner of W Lisbon Ave and N 32nd St. An ornate letter "H" intertwines with the letter "J" near the top of the building. It is home to H & J's Haymar…

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  • Kinnickinnic from near Lincoln, looking north

    This photograph shows road construction on S Kinnickinnic Ave, looking north from near E Lincoln Ave. At left is Dal's Music Studios (2321 S Kinnickinnic Ave) and the Ritz restaurant (2321 S Kinnickin…

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  • View of Weinheimer Grocery and Clarke Street School

    Weinheimer Grocery and the Clarke St School are visible. The grocery is a white, wooden building. The school is made of brick. A car drives down the street in front of an empty lot. Looking N.W. from…

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  • 416-18 N Jefferson

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a wooden building on N Jefferson St. The Milwaukee City Directory shows at the time this photo was taken, this location was home to two families and a grocery store. A wooden pic…

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  • Spam 25 cents

    This photograph shows a W Greenfield Ave intersection. The building on the left corner is a grocery store, and has signs in the window advertising Spam, Sugar and Hills Coffee. The building on the rig…

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