The Pfister Hotel has been a historical landmark in the city of Milwaukee for quite some time. Since 1893, The Pfister Hotel has welcomed its designation as the crown jewel of Milwaukee and in some cases, the White House of the West.

With a guest registry that has been signed by nearly every U.S. president from Truman to George W. Bush, the Pfister has played host to many men of prominent stature.

Follow Peter this Presidents’ day as we look back at some of the stories that make the Pfister Hotel such a remarkable building.