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Urban spelunking: Schlitz tied houses, like Dehne's Upper 90 Sports Pub

Published March 2, 2017

Tied-houses - taverns built and owned by breweries - helped make Milwaukee a city of corner bars. More than a century after the tied-house boom in Brew City, these structures have become an iconic architectural feature of the city, too. Here we look at some Schlitz taverns.

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Online exhibit illuminates Historical Society treasures

Published July 13, 2010

In honor of its 75th birthday, MCHS has been focusing on some of the great artifacts in its collection and by year's end, 75 such pieces will have been revealed via the museum's Web site in a virtual exhibition called, "Unlocking the Vaults: 75 Years, 75 Stories."