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Postcard

Grand Dad Bluff

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Looking toward Grand Dad Bluff.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of La Crosse from Grand Dad's Bluff.

Postcard

St. Rose Chapel

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Description: Hand-colored postcard, exterior view of St. Rose Chapel.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The flour mill at Listman Mill Company.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a row of businesses on Main Street. Erhart's Drugstore is on the left, and advertises film and cigars, in addition to drugs. W.T. Irvine, optician,...

Postcard

Fourth Street

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Fourth Street, looking north from Pearl Street. Text on postcard reads, "I am stopping with Mertie- Emma"

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down Main Street with multiple two-storied businesses, and a gazebo.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Winding tributaries leading to Mississippi River.

Date: 1905 

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...

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Description: Exterior view of the La Crosse County Courthouse.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: The Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse.

Postcard

Stoddard Hotel

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Hotel Stoddard, "built by a company of wealthy citizens in response to a popular demand for a first-class hotel. It cost $240,000 and is one of the finest...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Harbor full of steamboats. The shoreline is bustling with people walking amidst the buildings, piers and bridges.

Postcard

Holway Mansion

Date: 1905 

Description: The Holway Mansion.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of La Crosse Public Library.

Postcard

Fourth Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Fourth Street, looking north from Pearl Street.

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: 1909 ca.

Description: Residential homes on South 15th Street.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main Street.

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...

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