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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A drawing of Levee Park in La Crosse.
Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Fourth Street, looking north from Pearl Street.
Description: Slightly elevated view of Albert Hammes, smoking a cigarette and tending to his tobacco crops. The flower tops have to be picked before harvesting to keep...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View down hill towards valley of farming country in the “Coulee Region”.
Description: Four-panel Panoramic view of La Crosse. Indentifiable businesses in view include: J. Hogan Wholesale Grocer, T.H. Spence Drug Co., Union Refrigerator Trans...
Description: The bridge over the Mississippi River in La Crosse.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Residential homes on South 15th Street.
Description: View down tree-lined Burns Street, which is on a hill. Houses and sidewalks are on both sides of the street, and a small group of men are in the yard of a...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Mississippi River shoreline.
Description: Main Street.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Fourth Street, looking north from Pearl Street. Text on postcard reads, "I am stopping with Mertie- Emma"
Description: View down Johnson street, which is a muddy, dirt road. There are rows of houses and trees on either side. In the far distance is a Catholic church.
Description: The Buffalo Head, a 'native' stone sculpture by the Mississippi River at the junction of Flint Ledge and Indian trails in Wyalusing State Park.
Description: Miss Barbara Kiechler, identified as a 4-H Club worker in Coon Valley, poses on a low wall surrounding the Grotto of the Holy Family on the grounds of Vill...
Description: A sign on the exterior of a building reads: "CASINO - LOUSY SERVICE."
Description: View down Main Street with multiple two-storied businesses, and a gazebo.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: This map is intended for tourists visiting La Crosse. The front of the map provides extensive text on attractions and activities in La Crosse while the bac...
Description: Warehouse, South 2nd Street at Cameron Aveune.
Date: 1900 after
Description: The map is watercolor, pencil, and ink on tracing cloth and shows plats of both cities, local streets, railroads, mills, township divisions, bridges, and p...
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