Happy 175th, Milwaukee!
Milwaukee Through the Years
Every season starts somewhere, but Milwaukee’s biggest opening day came in 1953 with the Braves’ first game in Milwaukee.
Cheering the champs in a declining Downtown
John Gurda shares the story behind this historic photo.
(You don’t look a day past 140)
Indigenous people have been here much longer than 175 years – and are still making the city’s history today.
What you need to know about the First Milwaukeeans.
What it was like in Milwaukee before 1860.
Milwaukee has always been Wisconsin’s primary city and was the 11th-largest in the U.S. in 1960.
Before Milwaukee, there was the Bridge War.
What it was like in Milwaukee between 1860 and 1910.