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Description: This map of La Crosse shows eighteen city wards in red, railroads, cemeteries, fair grounds, labeled streets, islands, and the Mississippi River. The left...
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...
Description: Main Street looking eastwards from Third Street. E.M. Young's Drugstore can be seen in the lower lefthand corner.
Description: Opening day for the new bridge named "Cameron Avenue Bridge."
Description: President Barack Obama speaks at rally.
Description: Country/folk/rock band playing and singing, prior to the Merle Haggard and the Strangers performance at the Southside Oktoberfest Grounds. They are wearing...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Aerial view of La Crosse and the Mississippi River. In the foreground is the new bridge as of 1953.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street.
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: A marker showing an Indian Mound in La Crosse.
Description: Firefighters respond to a fire at the Democratic Party Office at 118 Fifth Avenue. Viewed from Fourth Street intersection.
Description: This map show plats including plat names, plat numbers, and some lot owner's names. Relief is shown by hachures. The map includes line drawings of Juneau B...
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...
Description: An exterior view from across street of Bodega Brew Pub on corner of Pearl Street.
Description: Two young women and an infant in a stroller pose for a picture at a gas station. One has her arm around the other.
Description: President George W. Bush speaks at rally.
Description: Kathy Vehrenkamp, Mrs. Oktoberfest 1991, walking down the sidewalk in costume and proudly displaying her ribbon.
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...
Description: A woman walks in Oak Grove Cemetery on Memorial Day. American flags stand at each headstone of past soldiers.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A postcard of La Crosse's City Hall. The text on the postcard reads, "Dear Miss Blair; Thank you very much for the Christmas greetings! So glad to hear fro...
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