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Date: 1918 

Description: View from shoreline of three men standing in the water at Mechanic's Rock on the Mississippi River.

Map or Atlas

La Crosse, Wisconsin

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: This map is intended for tourists of La Crosse. The cover features images of farms and natural land and reads: "friends are but strangers... we have yet to...

Photograph

Steamer "W.W."

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: View across water of an excursion steamboat on the Mississippi River. This image is a part of Frank Feiker's 'Souvenir' series.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the steamship "Fred Herold" in the Mississippi River near Cairo. "Fred Herold" can be read on the ship, and the writing: "Lee Line St. Louis & Memp...

Date: 1875 

Description: These seven maps, from G.K. Warren's 1876 Report on the transportation route along the Wisconsin and Fox rivers in the State of Wisconsin between the Missi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of two passenger steamboats on the Mississippi river near Clinton. Several children and adults wait on shore. A tugboat can be seen nearby in the rive...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The sternwheel excursion, Sidney, on the Mississippi River at New Orleans. All three decks are full of passengers. Later named "Washington."

Photograph

Frazzle Ice

Date: 1959-11-20 

Description: Frazzle ice (snow floating in water) on the Mississippi River near Alma, WI.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Large rock formation with farm outbuildings, and what appears to be railroad tracks at the base. The Mississippi River is in the foreground. Crop on image...

Map or Atlas

Forgotten Trail

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Shows a trail from Prairie du Chien to the Bad River.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the steamboat "Cape Girardeau" in the Mississippi River near Cape Girardeau. Many passengers can be seen on the ship decks. Writing on the ship rea...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: An aerial view of La Crosse and the Mississippi River with the bridge drawn in to show what the finished product would look like.

Date: 1953 

Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse.

Date: 1972 

Description: Before or after a Minnesota vs. Wisconsin Democrats softball game. Congressman David Obey holds up a concept rendering the future Richard I. Bong Memorial...

Date: 1929 

Description: View from right rear of the "General Allen" steamer pushing a barge on the Mississippi River. Smoke is pouring out of the two funnels at the front of the s...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Steamship "Saint Paul" on the Mississippi River near Keokuk. Writing on the ship reads: "St. Louis, Quincy & Keokuk Jo Line Saint Paul." Postcard reads: "K...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Alma along Mississippi River, with bluffs along the horizon.

Mississippi River Town

View 19th century photographs of life on the Mississippi River logging town of Alma, Wisconsin.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of ice on the river beginning to break up. There is a piece of wood with a rope attached sticking out of the river bed.

Date: 1942 

Description: This map, drawn by Mary Stuart Foster in 1942, shows the Wisconsin and Fox rivers water route in green and depicts the route of the Milwaukee and Rock Rive...

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