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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The flour mill at Listman Mill Company.
Date: 1910 ca.
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 La Crosse Hospital.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Residential homes on South 15th Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Harbor full of steamboats. The shoreline is bustling with people walking amidst the buildings, piers and bridges.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Fourth Street, looking south from Main 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: Hotel Stoddard, "built by a company of wealthy citizens in response to a popular demand for a first-class hotel. It cost $240,000 and is one of the finest...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Grand Dad Bluff in La Crosse with the Crusher building which was built in 1901 and burned in 1902. Text on the postcard reads, "I make my debut tonight- Au...
Description: Lincoln Beachey, the best known aviator of the exhibition era, performed in Wisconsin with his Curtiss Pusher airplane on numerous occasions. This postcar...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Levee in harbor, with boats, horse-drawn carriages, and steamboats.
Description: Steamboat on the shoreline of the Mississippi River with passengers.
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...
Description: A Country Club in La Crosse.
Description: The State Teacher's College. On postcard the college is called State Normal School.
Description: Fourth Street, looking north from Pearl Street.
Description: The Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse.
Description: View down Main Street looking west.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Main Street, looking west from 15th Street.
Description: Main Street.
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