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A Milwaukee icon - and a key part of the OnMilwaukee logo - takes shape. (PHOTO: Ray Szopieray)

Built in Milwaukee: Vintage images of Brew City landmarks under construction

Earlier this year, we shared with you some sad and striking Kodachrome images of great Milwaukee buildings as they met their demise.

Now, we return to Karl Bandow's archive of vintage Ray Szopieray images to share with you the construction of some familiar Brew City landmarks.

Enjoy these images of Milwaukee as its skyline changed in the past.

Clark Oil Building & Greyhound Bus Station
July 1965

Hoan Bridge
April 1971

The Pfister tower
September 1965

Performing Arts Center (PAC) /
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
June 1967

PAC and M & I Bank Tower
June 1967

M&I Bank Tower
June 1967

Marine Bank Plaza / Chase Plaza
Late 1961


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