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Date: 1876 ca.
Description: This map is ink on tracing cloth and shows the Black River, French Slough, Little French Slough, the southern portion of North La Crosse, the Milwaukee & S...
Description: Two young girls, with hair curls, look into tent at Irishfest.
Date: date unknown
Description: This is a collection of two copies of the same map that appear to be an inset removed from a larger map. The map shows lots, streets, and railroads. One co...
Description: Original caption reads: "Wm. J. Lankford - safe driver Gateway City Transfer Co. Taken by Madison Branch House." Mr. Lankford was likely the winner of a sa...
Description: An African-American family poses on the sidewalk for a group portrait, while waiting at the corner of 6th & King Streets, for the Memorial Day Parade. The...
Description: Several steamboats in the harbor, with J.J. Hogan Wholesale Grocery store on shoreline.
Description: Bird's-eye view of La Crosse.
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: 1900 after
Description: This map of La Crosse shows twenty wards, some rural lots with acreages, streets, railroads, depots, bridges, cemeteries, parks, schools, islands, and the...
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: Aerial view of the Villa St. Joseph featuring the main house in the center of the image, surrounded by a road and many smaller dwellings. A road runs in fr...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Main Street, looking west from Sixth Street.
Description: An exterior view from across street of Bodega Brew Pub on corner of Pearl Street.
Description: Crystal (Courtney) is assisted by a lift for her wheelchair into a van at Becker Plaza. The lift operator is wearing a Green Bay Packers sweatshirt. Buildi...
Description: A woman walks down the sidewalk. She wears a head covering and smiles at the camera, while two young girls follow close behind.
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.
Description: Elevated view of fire and ambulance vehicles after dark at Becker Plaza. In the background is a parking lot. Snow is on the ground.
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.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View down Main Street looking west.
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