1502 Madison St.

1502 Madison – circa 1900. Image used by permission of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

Wergin’s Tavern – May, 7, 1937. Ad – Manitowoc Sun-Messenger.

Pilster’s Tavern – July 2, 1937. Ad – Manitowoc Sun-Messenger.

Sportsman Tavern – August 25, 1939. Ad – Manitowoc Sun-Messeger.

Sportsman’s Tavern – circa late 1930s/early 1940s – token, front. Image courtesy of Tom Casper.

Sportsman’s Tavern – bar token, back. Image courtesy of Tom Casper.

Ed’s Bar (Peaschek) – Ashtray, circa late 1940’s-early 50’s. The 4 digit phone number appeared in city directory during this time period. After ’55 they added one number before the 4 digits – Ed’s became 4-9849. Photo courtesy of Matt Lambries.

Ed’s Bar – circa 1950’s-early 60’s. A wall plaque/thermometer. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.

Nick’s Bar – 1987. Photo courtesy of Roger Nickels.

Nick’s Bar – 1985 – Wis. Arch. & Hist. Inventory – This image cannot be copied without the written permission of the Wisconsin State Historical Society.

Nick’s Bar – Sunday, April 4th, 2004, article. Courtesy of Roger & Judi Nickels/Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

Replay – 2009.

Replay – November 22, 2011. Steve Gauthier, owner, behind the bar.

The Replay Bar, January 2016. Steve Gauthier and family operated this tavern from April 20th, 2004 until Friday, May 13th 2016.

1502 Madison - Replay Cropped

Fourplay – is the new tavern that opened in late summer 2016 after the closing of the Replay. This ad appeared in the Lakeshore Entertainer newspaper on September 8th, 2016. A tip o’ the hat to Michael Novak for sending in the ad.

FOURPLAY - SEPT 2016

605/712/714/812/902 York St.

605 York

Sportsman Tavern – August 29, 1941. Ad – Manitowoc Sun-Messenger.

Mark & Alice’s Family Affair – 1986. Used by permission of the Wisconsin State Historical Society.

 

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The Keg – September 4, 1936. Ad – Sun-Messenger.

The Spot – August 25, 1939. Ad – Manitowoc-Sun Messenger.

 

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Simon’s Bar – circa 1940’s, matchbook-front.

Simon’s Bar – circa 1940’s, matchbook-rear.

Why Not – 1977 – ad.

 

Legend Larry’s Wings & Things – 2009.

J.H. Spuds Bar & Eatery – 2010. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.

Ryan’s On York – Ryan Morris, opened his new bar on Friday, May 15th, 2015. Ryan had been the bar manager at Capone’s for the past 10 years. This photo was taken the day after he opened on a foggy Saturday morning.

RYAN'S ON YORK 2015

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Toledo House – Ad – Thursday, September 4, 1913. The Manitowoc Daily Herald.

Toledo House – Saturday, September 21, 1935 – ad. Image used by permission of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

Toledo Blue Room – June 3, 1938. Image used by permission of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

Toledo House – Friday, May 31, 1940. This ad appeared in the Manitowoc Sun-Messenger.

Toledo House – circa early-mid 1940’s, matchbook, front.

Toledo House – matchbook, back.

Toledo House – matchbook, inside.

Wally’s Toledo House – circa late 1940’s – matchbook, front.

Wally’s Toledo House – matchbook, back.

Kornely’s Bar -bar token, front. Gerold Kornely & family were at this location from approx. 1950-2001.

Kornely’s Bar – bar token, back.

MC3 Bar – 2009.

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Freddy Brick’s – Saturday, December 31, 1939. Ad – Used by permission of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

Freddy Brick’s – September 7, 1940 Ad. Image used by permission of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

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Knights of Columbus – circa 1930’s. From an old postcard. The Knights of Columbus is a catholic service organization. Click on name for more information. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak & Teresa Marker.

Brita Center – Wednesday, December 31, 1941 – ad. This ad appeared in the Manitowoc Sun-Messenger.

Vet’s Club – circa late 1940’s – Matchbook. For more information on the Vet’s organization click on the link: Vet’s

Gothum City – 2009.