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Date: 1857 

Description: This map show city plats including the name and number of the plats as well as some land ownership. Some of the plats have manuscript annotations outlined...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The La Crosse Hospital.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

Date: 1900 ca.

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

Postcard

Fourth Street

Date: 1904 ca.

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

Photograph

New Railroad Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of two men standing on a newly constructed railroad bridge over a stream.

Photograph

Mapleleaf Parade

Date: 2013-10 

Description: University of Wisconsin-La Crosse international students on parade with their national flags during the Mapleleaf Parade on 2nd Street, an Oktoberfest even...

Date: 1883 

Description: This map shows ward boundaries, names of additions, streets, bridges, mills, schools, religious buildings, businesses, hotels, railroads, factories, brewer...

Photograph

Elderly Man

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Elderly man walks outside while holding a bag and walking stick.

Photograph

Button Seller

Date: 2000-08 

Description: A man sells Gore-Lieberman buttons at Riverside Park.

Date: 2012-10-12 

Description: Vice President Joe Biden addresses the crowd at a 2012 Democratic Election rally held at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. He is standing at a podium...

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Beauty salon triptych in the window of the Sampson Building at the intersection of La Crosse & 4th Streets.

Date: 1937 after

Description: Exterior view of the Pure Oil Service Station at 4th and Cass taken after the 1937 renovation.

Photograph

Bridge in Fog

Date: 2010 

Description: Bridge over the Mississippi River on foggy morning.

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: A colorfully dressed man flashes a peace sign while in town attending a designers’ conference. An ornate necklace hangs around his neck and he is wearing a...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Winter scene with snow-covered fields at the Thomas Pederson farm, near Holmen.

Date: 1940 

Description: This map of La Crosse shows different types of land zoning: residence, multiple dwelling, local business, commercial, light industrial, heavy industrial, w...

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map of Bangor is ink and pencil on cloth. The map shows roads, railroads, residences, mills, the original plat of Bangor, and the Wisconsin and Wheldo...

Postcard

Country Club

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A Country Club in La Crosse.

Date: 2006 ca.

Description: Ken Garves cutting retired Sheriff Bill Black's Hair. A fishing net and lures line the window, facing the street.

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