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Date: 1936 

Description: Roadimprovements along the portion of US Highway 16 known as the La Crosse-West Salem Road. At the time, this road represented the ultimate in modern high...

Date: 1927 

Description: This map includes an index and highways marked in red. Attractions on the map include: Four Mile House, Cold Springs, Grand Crossing Station, Coleman Sloug...

Photograph

Window Washer

Date: 2010 

Description: Goodyear employee washes storefront windows as three people and a dog walk by. A dog can be seen mirrored in the window.

Date: 1929 

Description: View down middle of Main Street paved with cobblestones. There is a railroad crossing at the far end, and the ridge of a hill in the far background. A barb...

Postcard

Lincoln Beachey

Date: 1912-09-25 

Description: Lincoln Beachey, the best known aviator of the exhibition era, performed in Wisconsin with his Curtiss Pusher airplane on numerous occasions. This postcar...

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...

Date: 2004-05-07 

Description: Protesters hold political signs outside Bush-Cheney rally. One sign reads: "Bush is a whore for the dogs of war" and the other reads: "Bush sucks."

Date: 2008 ca.

Description: A child sits in a shopping cart while her mother looks over frozen goods at grocery store.

Photograph

Lutheran Church

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Description: Exterior view across road of Lutheran church with stained glass and a steeple with a bell and cross. A horse and carriage are moving down the street on the...

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.

Photograph

Chameleon Club

Date: 2005 

Description: Exterior view of the "Chameleon Club" and "Moonlight Dance Studio."

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: The harbor, showing the sidewheel packet, "Belle of La Crosse", and the sidewheel ferry "Alex McGregor". Other boats are also seen including two barges loa...

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Description: View along shoreline of the sternwheel excursion, J.S., getting ready to leave for Winona. A crowd is watching from the landing. A crane on the fron...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View down a street filled with automobiles and pedestrians, with buildings lining each side.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1922 

Description: View down center of Main Street with cobblestones. There is a railroad crossing in the foreground. Service garages are on the left and right corners. Parke...

Date: 1998 ca.

Description: A couple walk along the riverfront in winter with bridge across Mississippi in background.

Date: 2008 ca.

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...

Date: 2009 

Description: Group of people line up for Hunger Task Force delivery.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map is pencil on tracing paper and shows profiles of local streets. Sheet 6 is hand-colored and some sheets are missing.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1911 

Description: View down dirt road. There is a millinery, dentist's office, drug store, Elsen House ice cream, and meat market. There are horse-drawn carriages on either...

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