Cream City~Windy City

From the Chicago World’s Fair to Milwaukee’s Blatz Brewery

Episode Summary

Between Chicago’s two World’s Fairs, 1893 and 1933, a busy, one-of-a-kind passenger steamship worked Lake Michigan. Its day-tripping route between Chicago and Milwaukee was its most popular. We relive a 1920s excursion.

Episode Notes

Graphic design, Zack Goehner.

Intro music: “Chicago Blues” by the Kenny Dorham Quintet.

Outro music, “I Lost My Baby In Milwaukee” by KEdKE.