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Date: 1905 

Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...


Carriage Ride

Date: 2008 

Description: Family on carriage ride by a storefront with a sign that says: "The Elite."


Main Street

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Main Street, looking west from Sixth Street.

Date: 2004 

Description: View from across street of a man holding Bush-Cheney '04 sign along intersection. A man next to him holds an illegible sign.


Description: Memohead of the G. Heileman Brewing Company of La Crosse, Wisconsin, manufacturers of keg and bottled beer, with an elevated view of the brewery complex, i...

Date: 1966-05-16 ca.

Description: View from street of Aletta's Hat Shop. The shop is on a corner lot and seems to be connected to a residential home.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View down Main Street looking west.

Date: 1939-09 

Description: The bridge over the Mississippi River in La Crosse.

Date: 2007-05-28 

Description: A young girl dressed in red, white, and blue watches the Memorial Day parade while holding an American flag and sitting in a chair on the sidewalk.


Dusk on 6th Street

Date: 2006 ca.

Description: Scene of 6th Street at dusk. WKBT-TV's satellite dishes visible on right.

Date: 1891 

Description: A painting of the new (as of 1891) bridge over the Mississippi River in La Crosse. The bridge was built by the Clinton Bridge Co.


Paper Boy

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Paper boy riding a bike along Charles Street on Labor Day. He is wearing a green shirt, camouflage shorts and white tennis shoes. In the background is a ne...

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Beth, a neighbor of the photographer, smoking during a snowstorm on 7th Street. She is wearing a brown sweater with a shawl collar, an unzipped red coat, a...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: The harbor, showing the sidewheel packet, "Belle of La Crosse," and the sidewheel ferry "Alex McGregor." Other boats are also seen including two barges loa...

Date: 2013 

Description: A married couple, Carrie and Prentice Vaughn, riding together into the distance in their wheelchairs on the sidewalk on 7th Street. On the right is a large...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: An aerial view of La Crosse with Onalaska in the background. The highway is U.S. Highway 53 and the State Highway 35.

Date: 2004 ca.

Description: Portrait of three Hmong children.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The bridge spanning the Mississippi River in La Crosse

Date: 2014 ca.

Description: View from across street of the Hollywood Theatre and marquee. Various messages read: "Vote On Face Book", "Coming Soon" and "Wish Calliesimo A Happy 60th B...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down street towards men at work on a boarded-up building on a street corner. A city bus enters the street on the left. In the background is the Cathed...

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