Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and 22nd largest (by population) in the United States. It is the county seat of Milwaukee County and is located on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan.

Milwaukee in The Man With the Iron HeartEdit

Milwaukee was Tom Schmidt's home town. He first covered World War II and its aftermath working for the Milwaukee Sentinel.

Milwaukee in "The Weather's Fine"Edit

An Old Front from Canada swept the upper Midwest in the 1980s. This had the effect of reverting the entire region to the turn of the century. Black and white film from Milwaukee showed tree-lined streets, men in hats, and women in long dresses while riding in buggies.[1]


  1. Kaleidoscope, pg. 65, MPB.