Take a streetcar ride down one of Milwaukee’s most important retail districts in 1910: Mitchell Street.
St. Mark African Methodist Episcopal Church was one of the city’s earliest ethnic congregations – and it’s still serving Black Milwaukeeans today.
In the wake of the Civil War, Milwaukee’s women banded together to create a haven for wounded veterans that endures to this day.
There’s more to being from a place than just living there. At Big John’s Tap in the ’70s, I learned to belong.
You may not have heard of this water slide.
Let’s take a trip to Chicago, by steamer.
You want a beer with those potatoes?
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.