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.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
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. Touch for map. Marker located just east of the Wells Street Bridge over the Milwaukee River. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
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, Nearly a Century of Planning (about 500 feet away); Architectural Gems on the Riverfront (about 500 feet away); Wisconsin Soldiers’ Home (about 500 feet away); Milwaukee's Bridge War (about 700 feet away); Milwaukee's Miraculous Mallard (about 700 feet away); Historic Milwaukee (about 700 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.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Natural Resources • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 876 times since then and 27 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 Prescott Valley, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.