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    • Remember When...'turtles' guided Milwaukee traffic?

    • Remember When...'turtles' guided Milwaukee traffic?

    • Kinnickinnic Avenue (Milwaukee, Wis.); Lincoln Avenue (Milwaukee, Wis.); Streets -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Pavements, Brick -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Traffic signs and signals -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Automobiles

    • An island in this sea of rails and bricks at Kinnickinnic and Lincoln Avenues in 1926 was the "turtle," also known as the "button" and "mushroom," which was located throughout Milwaukee streets as a traffic director. Cars making left turns at the...
    • Remember When...the big snow of '47 buried Milwaukee?

    • Remember When...the big snow of '47 buried Milwaukee?

    • Kilbourn Avenue (Milwaukee, Wis.); Snow -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Winter -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Weather -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Blizzards -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee

    • "We're going to have some nasty weather," warned weatherman Howard J. Thompson, on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 1947, and he didn't know how right he was! Less than 48 hours later, Milwaukee was buried under 18.1 inches of snow. The fall was so thick that...
    • Remember When...the Milwaukee Fire Department built its own ladder trucks?

    • Remember When...the Milwaukee Fire Department built its own ladder trucks?

    • Thirty-fifth Street (Milwaukee, Wis.); Milwaukee (Wis.) Fire Dept.; Fire engines -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Fire stations -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee

    • When the City of Milwaukee annexed the town of North Milwaukee in 1929, the old North Milwaukee fire station at 5151 N. 35th St. became the home of Engine Co. 37 and Ladder Co. 15. The new truck used by the ladder company is pictured here,...
    • Remember When...W. Wisconsin Ave. was rebuilt?

    • Remember When...W. Wisconsin Ave. was rebuilt?

    • Wisconsin Avenue (Milwaukee, Wis.); Central business districts -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; F. W. Woolworth Company; Streets -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Automobiles; Construction equipment

    • This photo of Wisconsin Ave. between 3rd and 4th Sts., taken in January 1951, shows work beginning on the $500,000 renovation of the city's "Magnificent Mile" from the Milwaukee River to 11th St. The avenue from 11th to 27th Sts., immodestly...

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