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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: 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.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Construction of a railroad bridge on the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad line. A set of railroad tracks is in the foreground, running along the s...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of an elderly woman; hanging on the wall behind her is an antique clock.
A Historical Look at Service Stations
Description: A young wandering couple, dressed warmly, sits on the sidewalk with their dog in front of a Kwik Trip store on Lang Drive. Their backpacks are resting besi...
Description: Miss America 2003, Erika Harold, at Valley View Mall, wearing a crown and holding a microphone.
Description: Barry, an avid recycler searches through trash container.
Description: Original caption reads: "Wm. J. Lankford - safe driver Gateway City Transfer Co. Taken by Madison Branch House." Mr. Lankford was likely the winner of a sa...
Date: 2008 ca.
Description: A child sits in a shopping cart while her mother looks over frozen goods at grocery store.
Date: 2011 ca.
Description: A toothpaste bottle painted with the words "fluoride kills" posted on a utility pole.
Description: Letterhead of the John A. Salzer Seed Company, with an eagle atop a globe holding a banner that proclaims, "Salzer's Seeds Are Sown the World Over," an ova...
Date: 1900 ca.
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...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The bridge spanning the Mississippi River in La Crosse
Description: Group portrait of the cast, crew and extended family of David Marcou for the Pulitzer-nominated play "Remembering Davy Crockett," at the end of the world d...
Description: Family on carriage ride by a storefront with a sign that says: "The Elite."
Description: Head coach Dan Coughlin addresses his players, the Aquinas Bluegold Varsity football team, after his team's first playoff spot was clinched at the close of...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad passenger cars parked near the Cameron House and the depot.
Description: Miss Wisconsin 2002, Jayme Dawicki, wears a crown and sits at a table autographing photographs of herself.
Description: Man submits vote for Wisconsin Primary.
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