National Geographic : 1957 Feb
146 Thomas J. Ahercrombie, National Geographic Staff (above) Oil-storage Tanks Mushroom on Jones Island, Heart of Milwaukee's Teeming Harbor Bridged Milwaukee River, which divides the industrial and business sections, and Kinnickinnic River (left) unite at center and empty into Lake Michigan through the harbor's jettied entrance. Disposal plant at island's end makes fertilizer out of sewage that once polluted the lake. Maitland Airstrip (right) serves small planes. Tanker at pier pumps oil. In winter lake freighters moor in the basin (far left) dredged out of swampland.