• Looking west across Wisconsin Avenue Bridge

    Photo taken in about 1900 looking west across the Wisconsin Avenue Bridge. In the photo are electric street cars, early automobiles, and horse-drawn buggies. Looking west across Wisconsin Ave. bridge…

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  • Midstreet Repairs and Cleaning on Capitol

    View down Capitol. Just west of 23rd Street, looking east on Capitol. Two men work with a broom and a shovel, with another broom lying in the street. The National Foods Store on the left would close l…

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  • West Center Street, 1959

    A view of West Center Street from North Teutonia Avenue. Posts' storefront is located on the corner and two people are waiting to cross the street. West on Center St. from Teutonia Ave. 1959

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  • Southeast on Fond Du Lac and 21st

    Looking south east down Fond du Lac Avenue from the intersection of 21st Street. A bus drives through the intersection. This commercial area features many stores. 21st down Fond 1959.

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  • West Center Street and North 59th Street, 1947

    A view of West Center Street looking east. A woman can be seen walking down the sidewalk and billboards advertising Hellman's Mayonnaise and William Penn are visible on both sides of West Center Stree…

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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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  • West Center Street and North 18th Street, 1920

    A view of West Center Street, looking west from North 18th Street. Ludwig Motor Car Co. is located on the left side of West Center Street and the German Evangelical Immanuel Church is on the next bloc…

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  • West Center Street and North 17th Street, 1920

    A view of West Center Street, looking west from North 17th Street. It appears to have rained and three men can be seen walking on the sidewalk. A church steeple is also visible in the background. Cent…

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  • North Farwell Avenue at East Kane Place, 1953

    A view of North Farwell Avenue from East Kane Place, looking north. There are several cars parked along the tree lined street. A man can also be seen leaning against a parked car. N. Farwell Ave. at E…

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  • Fond Du Lac and 27th in 1948

    Riemenschneider, August

    A photograph of the intersection of Fond du Lac Avenue and 27th Street. Fond du Lac and 27th. 1948.

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  • Alderman and grandson at roundabout

    Alderman Robert Sulkowski holds his grandson, Alexander Nicholas, near the streets that were named after the baby. Nicholas - Alexander / Ald. Robert Sulkowski with grandson, Alexander Nicholas Sulkow…

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  • Southeast Fond Du Lac and 21st

    A photograph looking southeast on Fond du Lac Avenue at the intersection of 21st Street and North Avenue in 1959. 21st and Fond du Lac North Av. 1959.

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  • Al Howard's Tap

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers, Inc

    Front view of Al Howard's Tap (c.1949) tavern depicting construction on 7th and Wells Streets. A poster advertises a wrestling match: Gorgeous George vs. Walter Palmer at the Milwaukee Auditorium. Bla…

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  • West Center Street, 1948

    Riemenschneider, August

    A view down West Center Street from North 28th Street. A portion of Woolworth's and Hankin's Department Store can be seen on the left and Walgreen Drugs is located on the right side of the street. The…

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  • West Center Street and North 27th Street, 1948

    Riemenschneider, August

    A view of West Center Street, looking west from the corner of North 27th Street. The corner of Hankin's Department Store is visible and cars can be seen driving down West Center Street. 27th & Center…

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  • Best & Gerber

    A view of the three buildings that make up Best and Gerber, located on Chestnut Street (now Juneau Avenue). Best and Gerber, established in 1887, is made up of Arthur Gerber & Son Undertakers and Emba…

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  • Gold Coast Bar

    Angled view of the Gold Coast (1953-1967) tavern which was located in a Jacob Obermann Brewery owned saloon building built in 1884. Harper’s 700 Tap and Tim’s BARBQ House are also pictured, as well as…

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  • S 9th Place, south of W Lincoln Ave

    Joseph Brown and Son

    This photograph shows a residential neighborhood on S 9th Pl, south of Kosciuszko Park. An adult and a child can be seen walking down the sidewalk at right. Jos. Brown & Son photo / Midland Ave s. of…

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  • East Ogden Avenue, North Farwell Avenue, and North Franklin Place, 1957

    A view of East Ogden Avenue at North Farwell Avenue and North Franklin Place, looking east. Halles Complete Drug Store is located on the corner of East Ogden Avenue and North Franklin Place. 1957. E.…

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  • Lake Front depot by N Marshall St

    This photograph shows the Lake Front Depot, which was located near the shore of Lake Michigan, just off of N Marshall and E Wisconsin Ave. Cars and groups of people are gathered outside the station. 1…

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