National Geographic : 1937 Jul
©Chicago Aerial Survey Co. MUCH OF MILWAUKEE RISES FROM RIVER BOTTOMS THAT FIFTY YEARS AGO WERE WILD-RICEMARSHES AND TAMARACK SWAMPS Juneau Park, on the Lake Michigan shore in the foreground, bears the name of an early trader who established his post near here. Through the park runs Lincoln Memorial Drive, which leads into Wisconsin Avenue, the city's main street, seen at the extreme lower left corner. Onlyasmall part ofthe business district isshown inthis aerial view (page 9). In the middle distance the Milwaukee River wanders out toward its rendezvous with the lake.