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Date: 1872 ca.
Description: The sidewheel packet, Red Wing, in the Mississippi River near Queen's Bluff below Trempealeau, Wisconsin.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Sidewheel packet "Quincy", sinking. Only her two upper decks are above water. Trempealeau Mountain is in the background. Later renamed the "J.S.".
Description: This 1929 topographic map of Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, shows the topography, lakes, streams and wetlands, township and range grid, sections, cities an...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Looking down one of Whitehall's streets with horses, carriages, men and stores. A wagon is unloading tobacco.
Date: date unknown
Description: Color postcard of shops and businesses along Main Street.
Description: Group of people stand on pier near the Diamond Jo line steamboat "Quincy", sunk in 1906. It was raised and renamed the "J.S." There are men on the boat, an...
Description: View looking down Main Street. Shops and businesses line both sides of the street including the P.J. Wossenburger Hotel, city livery, bakery and harness sh...
Description: Colorized postcard of the Trempealeau River Bridge. A lamppost stands in the foreground and buildings, including a church, is visible in the background.
Description: Field mill powered by an International PD-40 power unit. The power unit was owned by Walter Brown; a bridge and a body of water are to the right of the bui...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: The sternwheel excursion, J.S., near Trempealeau, taken between 1901 and 1910.
Description: Wisconsin State Highway sign, photographed along STH 11 near Galesville, one of a whole new vocabulary of signage created for automobile traffic. The inve...
Description: Aerial view of the city and rolling hills in the background. A bridge crossing the Trempealeau River is also visible.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of Trempealeau.
Description: Two harnessed black oxen standing near a clothing shop. A young boy's face is visible behind the oxen. Jackets hang from hooks outside the shop.
Description: Aerial view of the downtown area, including a bridge spanning the Trempealeau River.
Description: The Diamond Jo line steamboat "Quincy", sunk in 1906 near Trempealeau Mountain, then raised and renamed "J.S.".
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Green Bay and Western Depot.
Description: Exterior view of the front entrance to the two-story brick City Hall. A horse-drawn wagon is visible on the far left.
Description: Three different signs with directions to Perrot State Park are lined up on bench.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: View of Independence Opera House, city hall, clock tower and public library building from across the street.
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