902 S. 14th / 835 S. 15th St.

902 S. 14th -Northwestern House – Friday, December 21, 1951. Ad courtesy of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com.

Schneider’s Bar – Ad – Tuesday, December 30, 1952. Image: Manitowoc Herald Times.

Jean & Lloyd’s – circa mid-1980s. Bar token. Courtesy of Tony Poklinkoski.

902 S. 14thThe Downrigger bar was owned by Ray & Adeline Vesely and operated from 1989 until 2002. Photo courtesy of Allan Vesely.

The Downrigger – Ray Vesely at the bar. Photo courtesy of Allan Vesely.

The Downrigger – Ray, Adeline and Acacia Vesely. Photo courtesy of Allan Vesely.

The Downrigger – Spark Plugz band performing. Photo courtesy of Allan Vesely.

 The Downrigger – Happy Schnapps Combo performing on the deck in 1991. Photo courtesy of Allan Vesely.

The Downrigger – Allan Vesely gets married in July 1993. Photo courtesy of Allan Vesely.

The Downrigger – John the Conqueroo band performing at Allan Vesely’s wedding. Photo courtesy of Allan Vesely.

902 S. 14th – Original site of Glenn’s Bar – New Year’s Day 2010.

Glenn’s Bar – Monday, August 30, 2010. Photo courtesy of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

Glenn’s Bar – Tuesday, August 31, 2010. Photo courtesy of Herald Times Reporter/Gannett.com

Glenn’s Bar site – September 2010.

Glenn’s Bar site – October 2010.

835 S. 15th – Glenn’s Bar – August 2011. Glenn’s bar rising from the ashes, though not literally, since he’s rebuilding his new tavern down the block at 15th and Franklin.  Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.

Glenn’s Bar – August 2011. Another photo of the new building looking northeast. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.

Glenn’s Bar – May 2012. Glenn’s new bar (looking northeast) finally opened this spring at 835 S. 15th St. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.

Glenn’s Bar – May 2012. Looking southeast. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.

Glenn’s Bar – 835 S. 15th St. At last a new sign is installed. Photo courtesy of Michael Novak.