Results tagged with 'Old Milwaukee'
Published Dec. 14, 2018
Old Milwaukee Facebook group moderator Adam Levin recently posted a message to the group inquiring about the whereabouts of the signage that once adorned the exterior of the iconic Oriental Drugs, 2238 N. Farwell Ave. Soon after, Levin was standing in a West Allis basement next to the vertical blade sign that once hung on the corner of the building, announcing "DRUGS."
Published Dec. 11, 2018
Finding a cache of vintage Milwaukee photos is always exciting. In them we can see how Downtown has changed across the decades, offering glimpses not only at familiar landmarks - both altered and sometimes not - but also many alterations over time. The images taken by Sylvester Pacholski Jr. are all that and more.
Published Aug. 24, 2018
Thanks to Milwaukeean Karl Bandow, who found a treasure trove of old Kodachrome half-frame slides of Milwaukee in an antiques store, we can offer up these gorgeous photos of the city as it appeared in the 1980s.
Published July 30, 2018
Last week, a simple black and white vintage sign exclaiming "Boston Store The Heart of Milwaukee" found a new permanent home at Milwaukee Public Market.
Published March 15, 2018
The Goldmann's Department Store sign is back in Milwaukee after spending the last three years in a North Dakota museum. But the process of getting it here wasn't easy.
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