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Early Milwaukee papers from the archives of the Old Settlers" Club of Milwaukee County. by Old Settlers" Club of Milwaukee County (Milwaukee County, Wis.)

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Published by The Club in Milwaukee .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Milwaukee (Wis.) -- History.,
  • Milwaukee County (Wis.) -- History.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination149, [1] p., 2 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23296477M

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Milwaukee rose to early prominence as a trader of grain, and the city was the largest shipper of wheat on the planet in the early s. Shipping was joined by processing industries—flour-milling, meat-packing, leather-tanning, and brewing—that turned Wisconsin’s agricultural bounty into useful products. The early 20th century saw the additions of West Allis () and West Milwaukee (), which completed the first generation of so-called "inner-ring" suburbs. In general, suburbs along the north shore of Lake Michigan were residential and wealthier and suburbs along the .   Indeed, Whitnall was a founding member of the Socialist Party in Milwaukee. He was elected as the city’s first Socialist treasurer. His work and influence helped pave the way for the election of three Socialist mayors of Milwaukee: Emil Seidel from to , Daniel Hoan from to , and Frank Zeidler from to For a half-century, a Socialist presided over the growing city. Description. What did early Milwaukeeans do to have fun and relax? This book answers that question, covering pop culture from the mids up to , from the earliest tavern stages hosting traditional German plays and musicals, to the large traveling circus acts that arrived via the railroad, to the beer gardens, nickelodeons, and old grand cinemas that dominated the city’s landscape.

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