• 3002 N 48th St, upper level

    This photo shows a duplex on N 48th St. It focuses on the stucco siding of the upper level, in an otherwise brick building. 3002 N 48 Heisler

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  • 3758 N Green Bay Ave

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a building that was located on what is now known as N Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, near Vienna Ave. It shows a long, single story wood building that was home to Winkleman Auto Sa…

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  • Buildings on old Muskego Road

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows buildings Muskego Ave, near W Canal St. This area used to be part of the old Muskego Road, an early major throuroughfare in Milwaukee. JUN 62 / Upper and lower pictures, sections…

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  • "Imitation of Life" at Warner Theater

    Wudtke, Herman A

    April 1959, 200 block of W Wisconsin, north side of street. The Warner Theater at right is playing "Imitation of Life" starring Lana Turner, John Gavin and Sandra Dee. Apr 59 / B 420 / D 565 / Streets…

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  • 1013 - 1019 N 7th St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a long shed on N 7th St. A sign on the building reads "A. B. Ice and Coal Company". Debris is piled up against the doors to the shed. Rec. No. 2071 / Jan 17 1934 / 1013-19 N 7th…

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  • North Plankinton from West Wells

    Wudtke, Herman A

    This photograph shows N Plankinton Ave from W Wells St. Tall, brick buildings line both sides of the street. Several businesses are visible, including a store called Goldfish, and a store that sells u…

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  • Building on stilts

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a metal shed on stilts. It is attached to a wood-slat building that has been partially burned down. 633 Milwaukee St. 1215 No. " " / Neg. No. 892 / Mar 19 1929 / Fire Prevention…

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  • Debris inside 2441 N 10th St

    Barth, Fred C

    This photograph shows a fire-damaged room inside 2441 N 10th St. There is debris consisting of ash, paper and clothing hangers on the floor. The wall is cracked near the corner. Rec. No. 600-1J / Nov…

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  • Looking North from Broadway and Kilbourn After Widening

    Traffic traverses the intersection of Kilbourn and Broadway. A variety of stores and services line both sides of the street. On the right, a streetlight contrasts with the light sky where Dahl Motors…

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  • 432-440 W State St

    This photograph shows the old brick building that was on the northeast corner of W State St and N 5th St. A two story advertisement on the side of the building encourages the reader to "Enjoy Life wit…

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  • Pictorial story of W Wisconsin Ave

    This pictorial story, though unlabeled, appears to be from a Milwaukee newspaper, possibly the Journal, and the caption's text (center) implies the period is around 1934: "Safety is an engineering as…

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  • North on 8th St, across Wisconsin Ave

    Milwaukee Commercial Photographers

    This photograph was taken from the intersection of W Wisconsin Ave and N 8th St, looking north on 8th. At right is a small building, home to Behan's School, Art and Office Supplies. At left is a parti…

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  • W. Hampton at N 60th, before reconstruction

    This photograph shows a view of W Hampton Ave at N 60th St, before the street was reconstructed. There are lots of empty grass and sand fields. A small parking lot holds a bus and several cars. Homes…

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  • View of Clybourn, 5th, 6th, and 7th St

    Boyd, Robert

    View of Clybourn, 5th, 6th, and 7th Streets. Construction for the freeway on-ramp is taking place around 6th St area. Various vehicles are on Clybourn St. Gimbel Borthers building is visible in the fa…

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  • Forest Home and 14th

    A view looking west down West Forest Home Avenue at the intersection with South 14th Street, with a variety stores visible on each side of the street. W Forest Home Ave at S 14th St looking west 10-22…

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  • Harborview apartments on Kilbourn and Prospect

    Schultz, F. W

    This photo shows the intersection of E Kilbourn and N Prospect Avenues. Harborview Apartments can be seen on the right-hand side of the photo. A Coca-Cola truck drives down the middle of the road. 91…

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  • Sinking building

    This photograph shows a pair of brick buildings on E Mineral St, one of them multi-story and the other a single story. The windows on the single story building are boarded up. A note on the back of th…

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  • Foundation decay at 326 E Keefe

    Barth, Fred C

    This photograph shows the interior of a warehouse owned by the Cleaver-Brooks Co. The foundation is decaying. Rec. No. 15-1 / Dec 10 1945 / 326 E Keefe Ave / Use: Warehouse / Owner: Cleaver-Brooks Co…

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  • Home on W Highland, side view

    This photograph shows a side view of the home located at 2923 W Highland Blvd. The building is over two stories including attic. It is mostly made of brick, with small vinyl or wood additions to the u…

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  • Sheet iron warehouse

    Steiner, John

    This photograph was taken at the intersection of N Plankinton Ave and W Buffalo St. It shows an old sheet iron warehouse that was located on N Plankinton. Oct 81 / View s. e. toward last old sheet iro…

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