Results tagged with 'schuster's'
Published April 12, 2019
Thanks to a partnership between the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, the beautiful Kirchhoff & Rose-designed building at King and Garfield is getting a makeover and new use. Today we went inside for one last look before the conversion begins.
Published March 26, 2019
The former Schuster's department store building on the corner of King Drive and Garfield Avenue - the long-covered facade of which was tantalizingly revealed, briefly, a few years ago - will be renovated, and its facade restored thanks to a new partnership announced this morning.
Published Oct. 26, 2018
Join OnMilwaukee's Bobby Tanzilo for the installment of Milwaukee Walks as he takes to the streets on Bronzeville to talk about the landscape and the history of this vibrant Milwaukee neighborhood.
Published April 27, 2015
If you haven't yet gone over to 2151 N. King Dr. to get a peek at the beautiful four-story Chicago commercial style building that Kirchhoff & Rose designed for legendary Milwaukee department store, Schuster's, don't hesitate too long.
Published Nov. 25, 2012
As the holiday season dawned last year, author Michael Lisicky conjured the heyday of Milwaukee's Downtown shopping culture with "Gimbels Has It!." Now, the same publisher has issued Paul Geenan's "Schuster's & Gimbels: Milwaukee's Beloved Department Stores," which charts the course of Brew City's two legendary retailers and recounts their eventual merger.
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