Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Oneida Street Station
T.M.E.R. & L. Co.
— (Now Wisconsin Electric Power Co.) —
Erected 1956 by State Historical Society of Wisconsin. (Marker Number 57.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Natural Resources • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list.
Location. 43° 2.444′ N, 87° 54.679′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on East Wells Street 0.1 miles west of North Water Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker located just east of the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark (a few steps from this marker); Pabst Theater (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nearly a Century of Planning (about 500 feet away); Architectural Gems on the Riverfront (about 500 feet away); A German Heritage (about 500 feet away); An Outdoor Gallery (about 500 feet away); Wisconsin Soldiers’ Home (about 500 feet away); Red Lights on the River (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Regarding Oneida Street Station. T.M.E.R. & L. Co. stands for The Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company.
The subject building is now owned by the Milwaukee Repertory Theater and houses the Milwaukee Rep's Powerhouse Theater, Stiemke Theater, and Stackner Cabaret.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. All relate to TMER&L (The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Co.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 24, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 979 times since then and 37 times this year. Last updated on January 29, 2015, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 3. submitted on July 14, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Dewey, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.