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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: 1900 after
Description: This map is pencil on tracing paper and shows profiles of local streets. Sheet 6 is hand-colored and some sheets are missing.
Date: 2006 ca.
Description: View from across street of exterior of "Sleep Concepts" store and rug store. Bean bags are set up on the sidewalk near a sandwich board sign.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Main Street, looking west from 15th Street.
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: date unknown
Description: Stereograph. The house stands back from a dirt road behind a fence and yard.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Construction of a railroad bridge on the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad line. A set of railroad tracks is in the foreground, running along the s...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The sidewheel packet, Quincy, tied up at the levee. Bridge in background. Later named J.S.
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...
Description: Customers around outside seating at Jule's Coffee shop on Pearl Street.
Date: 2008 ca.
Description: A female bike rider looks over at police officer riding a horse at Riverside Park.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street.
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.
Description: View of a row of businesses on Main Street. Erhart's Drugstore is on the left, and advertises film and cigars, in addition to drugs. W.T. Irvine, optician,...
Description: View from street of Madison magician Ben Bergor being raised feet first (upside down) and in a straightjacket to perform an escape act outside a LaCrosse,...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: This map of La Crosse shows wards 1-20, streets, railroads, the Inter State Fair Grounds, islands, and the Mississippi River. Relief is shown by hachures....
Date: 2010 ca.
Description: View of two bridges, a pier, and trees along the Mississippi River.
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...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Aerial view of La Crosse and the Mississippi River. In the foreground is the new bridge as of 1953.
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