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Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Everybody who lived should get a gold watchfor enduranceand a chain for hanging
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard view down the street towards the central business district; a post office, a gas pump and a bar. Two cars, a truck and some people ar...
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...
Description: Interior view of a tavern with an all white leather bar, and a stamped tin ceiling. Glasses, bottles of liquor and bags of chips and peanuts are on display...
Date: 2012 ca.
Description: A neon sign with a bottle of Miller Lite for the "i" spells Pride in the window of the "Chances R" gay bar on Jay Street. The word "Pride" is underlined...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of bartenders and group of people at an Egyptian-themed cocktail bar, the Pyramid Supper Club, in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.
Description: Color of Main Street. A Ben Franklin store, bank and Texaco Station are on the left. The right side is lined with bars. Cars are parked along both sides of...
Description: Decorated arch erected on State Street as part of the Semi-Centennial celebration of statehood. The arch bears a representation of Commodore Dewey's victor...
Description: Landmark tavern in Theresa demolished to make way for highway improvement plan.
Description: View of horse-drawn traffic in downtown Shattuck. Businesses on the left side of the street include the "White House," a saloon, and the Davis Drug company...
Description: View down center of Main Street. Unidentified buildings are on the left, with a stack of barrels in front. A building with a public phone is next door. Two...
Description: Carl Bandle is the operator of the Bear's Den.
Description: A view of downtown.
Description: Jack Bronson (played by Raymond Bloomer) has been beaten senseless in an underworld bar. Violet Gray (played by Marion Davies dressed in a Salvation Army u...
Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Interior of the Vienna Cafe at the Milwaukee Bazaar.
Description: Theresa landmark disappeared over the weekend as part of the highway improvement plan. Originally built by Morris Lehner, the tavern and restaurant was a p...
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