Street Guide To Old Milwaukee

Building History Detail
Wayside Inn

An small, old and infamous tavern located on an alley which had been named Northwestern Place. The tavern became a "Key Club" during Prohibition.

Architect: Harper, John

Year Built: 1876, Year Demolished: 1946

Address History:
1 Northwestern Ln (1876 - 1929)
1 Northwestern Ln (1930 - 1946)

Sources:
Milwaukee Journal, March 1, 1895
Milwaukee Journal, February 26, 1895
Milwaukee Sentinel, July 30, 1896
Milwaukee Sentinel, April 21, 1946
Milwaukee Journal, April 30, 1946


Record Update: 2010-01-01

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