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East Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down East Main Street featuring Mansion Hotel and The Turf Saloon, both rebuilt after the 1905 fire which destroyed the entire block.

Speakers Bureau

Mark Speltz is a WHS Press author and a member of the Wisconsin Historical Society Speakers Bureau.

Date: 1911 

Description: View down Center Street. The caption on the image is incorrect. On the left are storefronts, including a millinery and stable. On the right, commercial bui...

Drawing

Barman — Tom

Date: 1932 

Description: Tom bartending at Sam's.

Photograph

Joe's Place

Date: 1931-05-20 

Description: Interior of Joe's Place with bartender, possibly Joseph Puccio. The bar was located at 786 W. Washington Avenue in what was known as the Greenbush neighbor...

Photograph

Bar Interior

Date:  date unknown

Description: A bar counter and stools stand inside a barroom and several posters adorn the walls. In the foreground, two cushioned benches are placed on either side of...

Photograph

Rex Bar Interior

Date: 1944-09-12 

Description: Interior view of the Rex Bar, located at 546 West Washington Avenue, with bar and booths.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Stevens Point saloon owned by Albert Liss, a German immigrant. The saloon was located in the Polish North Ward known as the "Devil's...

Photograph

Rustic Bar

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a rustic barroom. Bottles of alcohol are arranged on shelves behind the wooden bar and framed artwork hangs on the walls.

Date: 1970-12-24 

Description: Bartender Albert Rosen cleaning glassware behind the bar. Rosen has a cigarette in his mouth as he cleans. Men can be seen in the background at the bar. Th...

Date: 1975-06-13 

Description: A couple dancing to accordion music at a book signing party at the Club Tavern. A young boy is dancing near them in the center, and the accordion player is...

Date: 1942-08-04 

Description: Three women hide their faces as they walk in front of State Agents after exiting their place of business during a sweeping raid on many Hurley area establi...

Date: 1947-09-20 

Description: The bar at Schwoeglers Bowling Alley, 437 West Gilman Street.

Date: 2008-06-20 

Description: "Rusty's Pub-N-Grub at 1907 Highway 175, Richfield." From left to right; Carl Bernhard, Shirley Widmer, and Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker.

Photograph

Schlitz Palm Garden

Date: 1896-07-03 after

Description: Elevated view of waiters and customers in the Schlitz Palm Garden. The idea of the garden was borrowed from Germany where beer gardens were common. It open...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Business signs read: "Crystal Palace Liquor Co.", "Rock & Christy" and "Headquarters Saloon" (partially obscured). Writing on photograph reads: "Humphries...

Date: 1977-10 

Description: Bartender Rod Ballmer (center), Paul Bernsdorf (left), and Jeffrey Mondeik at Ballmer's Old Time Tavern. There is a cribbage board on the bar and the wall...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Refugees at a Displaced Persons camp celebrate a soccer victory over another D.P. camp team; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wiscons...

Date: 1932 

Description: Drawing of Carlos bartending at Tony's.

Date: 2012-02-22 

Description: View down center of street towards downtown Cross Plains. Shelton's Bar & Grill is on the left. On the right is the True Value Hardware store.

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