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Urban Spelunking: Hummel-Uihlein building on King & Center

Published Feb. 12, 2019

Though it was not designed to house a tavern, the three-story Hummel-Uihlein building shares architectural features with numerous Schlitz tied houses erected around the same time, and they were all designed by Charles Kirchhoff. We recently went inside.

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Urban Spelunking: MPS' Rufus King International High School

Published Feb. 5, 2019

Milwaukee Public Schools is blessed with a number of really, really gorgeous old schoolhouses, but few can compete in the ornate category with Rufus King, which not only was built during the Great Depression, but really offered the ailing economy a giant middle finger with an almost insane attention to detail.

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Urban spelunking: Milwaukee Ballet / Schlitz Tivoli Palm Garden

Published Jan. 30, 2019

As the Milwaukee Ballet prepares to move into its new Third Ward digs - still under construction - in September, it is also beginning to say goodbye to its longtime Walker's Point home at 504 W. National Ave., built by Schlitz as its South Side palm garden in 1901.

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Urban spelunking: Harley-Davidson's Juneau Avenue HQ

Published Jan. 22, 2019

Even though not a single hog part is made there anymore, nor is a single screw or gasket installed on a bike on the site, the Harley-Davidson Juneau Avenue headquarters, 3700 W. Juneau Ave., remains a Mecca for motorcycle enthusiasts.

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