Milwaukee Then and Now matches historic images of the early city with modern photographs that show the city as it is today: a diverse range of architectural styles, including the massive arches of the old Federal Building to the sleek lines of 20th century high-rise offices, and Lake Drive, the home of Milwaukee’s largest mansions.
Shows the evolution of the cityscape over a century of development
Highlights the major places of architectural interest in Milwaukee
Appeals to both tourists and residents alike with a wealth of detail about the city’s past and its present
Acts as a visual benchmark against which future changes to the city can be judged