Nov 30th, 2019 by Carl Swanson
Two were run by breweries on the Milwaukee River. Fragments of them still can be found.
Oct 31st, 2019 by Carl Swanson
In 1922, the secret Order of Owls built a beautiful nest that still stands.
Oct 3rd, 2019 by Carl Swanson
Unlike its two sisters ships, the Milwaukee Clipper still survives. You can even tour it.
Sep 13th, 2019 by Carl Swanson
It was all because of the picture-postcard 1927 Capitol Drive Bridge.
Aug 20th, 2019 by Carl Swanson
For 33 years, the North Point Lighthouse was operated by an extraordinary woman
Jul 29th, 2019 by Carl Swanson
For 60 years streetcars rattled across the 2,085-foot-long bridge, 90 feet above the Menomonee River Valley.
Jul 6th, 2019 by Carl Swanson
When the Riverwest Pumping Station opened in 1924, its massive pumps set a world record.