Jimmie’s Bar – June 5, 1942. Ad – Manitowoc Sun-Messenger. The type for this ad is hard to read due to the white print on black background: “Delicious Fish Fry with french fried potatoes. Every Fri. Night. Fresh Shrimp Daily. Hot Lunches Daily. Jimmie’s Bar corner 21st & Marshall St. Jim Burish, Prop.” His full name was Wenzel J. Burish.
Jimmy’s Bar – circa 1940s. Matchbook, front.
Jimmy’s Bar – matchbook, back.
Bushy’s Bar – Friday, August 2, 1946 – ad. Image used by permission of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com
Bachy’s Bar – circa 1950’s – matchbook, front.
Bachy’s Bar – matchbook, back.
Bachy’s Bar – matchbook, inside cover.
Harry’s Bar – 1975 – Wis. Arch. & Hist. Inventory – This image cannot be copied or reproduced without the written permission of the Wisconsin State Historical Society.
The Rock Cellar – 2005. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.
2016 Marshall St. – 2008. For a classic Manitowoc Tavern, it doesn’t get any prettier than this. The property has been sitting vacant since late 2008.