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Date: 1958 

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of an elderly woman; hanging on the wall behind her is an antique clock.


Grand Dad Bluff

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Grand Dad Bluff in La Crosse


Grand Dad Bluff

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...

Date: 1912 

Description: Colorized photographic postcard across street towards pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles in front of a row of shops.

Date: 1915 ca.

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...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: The Grand View Hospital in La Crosse.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Mississippi River waterfront in La Crosse.


Reaping Oats

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A farmer and a young boy ride a tractor through a field reaping oats.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Letterhead stationery of Wendell Anderson, the mayor of La Crosse, with an engraving of city hall.


Myrick Marker

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: The Myrick Marker on the Funke Candy factory placed by the La Crosse Chapter, D.A.R. to mark the site of the first house built in La Crosse in 1842 by Nath...

Date: 1912 

Description: This blueprint map with color manuscript annotations shows an area now known as the Forest Hills Golf Club. Includes labels for land parcels, blocks and ro...


Main Street

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Main Street, looking west from Sixth Street.

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: This map is intended for tourists of La Crosse. The front of the map is text about attractions, activities, and accommodations in La Crosse. The back is th...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Mississippi River shoreline.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The sidewheel packet, Quincy, tied up at the levee. Bridge in background. Later named J.S.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: The Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse.

Date: 1905 

Description: View of pedestrians and horse-drawn carriages downtown, at the corner of Main and Fifth Street. J.A. Erhart & Sons' Drugstore can be seen on the right sid...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: The John Gund Brewing Company buildings.

Date: 1936-03-16 

Description: Original caption reads: "Ralph W. Page, G.M. [of] Tri-State Ice Cream Co. Taken by Madison Branch House."

Date: 1918-02 

Description: A window display by the Woman's Committee of the LaCrosse County Council of Defense showing a nurse, an injured soldier, a skeleton and American flags. The...

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