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Description: A group of 16 men, some in suits, some in work clothes, posing with railroad cars from the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad.
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.
Description: Women in costume smiling and clapping in Oktoberfest parade.
Date: 2012 ca.
Description: United States Coast Guard boat and a dredging barge at the Riverside Park, Levee Dock, a United States port facility on the Mississippi River. A brick walk...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Aerial view of La Crosse and the Mississippi River. In the foreground is the new bridge as of 1953.
Description: This map includes an index and highways marked in red. Attractions on the map include: Four Mile House, Cold Springs, Grand Crossing Station, Coleman Sloug...
Date: 1800 after
Description: This map show a plat and covers the area bordered by Main to King streets and from 15th to 17th streets.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: This map of the southern part of La Crosse is pen on cloth and shows proposed streets crossing the lands of Jane Usher and the Green Bay, Winona and St. Pa...
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: date unknown
Description: Two Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad passenger cars parked near the Cameron House and the depot.
Date: 2008 ca.
Description: View down highway as a truck drives towards a foggy horizon as the sun rises. The photographer was on his way to Madison when this picture was taken.
Description: This map has relief shown by hachures and features inset maps of a plat of E.D. Clinton and Blackwell’s add’n to the City of La Crosse. Wards (1-10) shaded...
Description: This map is oriented with north to the right and includes an index of streets. The back of the map features text about La Crosse.
Date: 2006 ca.
Description: View from across street of "Buzzard Billy's." There is a decorative fish on top of the establishment.
Description: Scene of 6th Street at dusk. WKBT-TV's satellite dishes visible on right.
Description: The 400 Cass Street gas station was first constructed in 1928 and later became a Pure Oil station, when it was reopened by Henry Ott, in 1937.
Description: Elevated view of a tire yard on a foggy day.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Main Street.
Description: Michael Pierce Murphy in his giant leprauchan hat and decorated scooter wheelchair at Becker Plaza.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Main Street, looking west from Sixth Street.
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