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Description: University of Wisconsin-La Crosse international students on parade with their national flags during the Mapleleaf Parade on 2nd Street, an Oktoberfest even...
Date: date unknown
Description: View across dirt road of farms and farm buildings in a valley.
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: 2008 ca.
Description: A child sits in a shopping cart while her mother looks over frozen goods at grocery store.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: The sidewheel packet, "Keokuk," loaded with passengers beside a barge at a landing. The landing is filled with people and horse-drawn vehicles. The sign on...
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...
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,...
County: La Crosse
City: La Crosse
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Main Street.
Description: This blueprint map shows land ownership and buildings. Text below the title reads: "The La Crosse Heights include the ridge of land with the spurs projecti...
Description: A biker wearing a leather jacket with patches and pins of the Christian cross. On his motorcycle, a quotation reads: "Deuteronomy 4:24 - For the Lord your...
Description: Bridge over the Mississippi River on foggy morning.
Description: The "Delta Queen" steamboat at dock. People are walking across the gangplank toward the shoreline.
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: 1909 ca.
Description: Residential homes on South 15th Street.
Description: Bird's-eye view of La Crosse.
Date: 2012 ca.
Description: Gundersen Tri-State ambulance and fire truck personnel rescue a man who may have had a seizure at the Bimbo Bakery. The vehicles are parked in the street,...
Description: The passenger terminal and control tower at the La Crosse Airport.
Description: This hand-colored map shows platted additions and subdivisions, ward boundaries, schools, churches, railroads, cemeteries, parks, businesses, factories, an...
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,...
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