Then & Now: Milwaukee - Solomon Juneau Monument 


Years: 1940 / 2013


Monument (erected 1887) dedicated to Solomon Juneau at Juneau Park. A an sits on the bench with Lake Michigan behind. 




Brief History:


Solomon Juneau...


Fur Trader. 


Land Speculator. 




"The Founder of Milwaukee"...   


His cousin - Joseph Juneau - also founded the city of Juneau, Alaska!


To read more about this fantastic man - check out this link or one many other articles you can find on google..

Then and Now Photography