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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: La Crosse High School.
Description: The Holway Mansion.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The La Crosse Hospital.
Description: Main Street looking eastwards from Third Street. E.M. Young's Drugstore can be seen in the lower lefthand corner.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Fourth Street, looking north from Pearl Street.
Description: "Riverfront from Pettibone Park". There are three steamboats docked on the right in the harbor. A mother and her children are in the foreground, and a hors...
Description: Lincoln Beachey, the best known aviator of the exhibition era, performed in Wisconsin with his Curtiss Pusher airplane on numerous occasions. This postcar...
Description: The State Teacher's College. On postcard the college is called State Normal School.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Main Street, looking west from 15th Street.
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: The Mississippi River shoreline.
Description: A Country Club in La Crosse.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Levee in harbor, with boats, horse-drawn carriages, and steamboats.
Description: The sidewheel packet, Quincy, tied up at the levee. Bridge in background. Later named J.S.
Description: The flour mill at Listman Mill Company.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Losey Memorial Arch, built in honor of Joseph W. Losey. Mr. Losey was an early pioneer lawyer of the town, made District Attorney in 1857 and City Atto...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior of the La Crosse Public Library.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of La Crosse from Grand Dad's Bluff.
Description: Fourth Street, looking south from Main Street.
Description: Fourth Street, looking north from Pearl Street. Text on postcard reads, "I am stopping with Mertie- Emma"
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