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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...

Date: 1890 

Description: Pages 16 and 17 of midwife Mary Gerrard's journal in which she recorded names and birth dates of infants she delivered.

Date: 2007-10 

Description: Kathy Vehrenkamp, Mrs. Oktoberfest 1991, walking down the sidewalk in costume and proudly displaying her ribbon.

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:  

Description: Front three-quarter view of right side of a La Crosse Tractor operated by a man in a suit.

Photograph

Merle Haggard

Date: 2013-07-20 

Description: Merle Haggard on guitar at the Southside Oktoberfest Grounds. He is wearing a hat and sunglasses. Another guitarist is on the left.

Date: 1960 

Description: This map is oriented with north to the right and includes an index of streets. The back of the map features text about La Crosse.

Photograph

La Crosse Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad passenger cars parked near the Cameron House and the depot.

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: 2008 ca.

Description: The exterior of the Satori Arts store.

Photograph

Indian Mound Marker

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: A marker showing an Indian Mound in La Crosse.

Photograph

Farm Scene

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A view of a farm in the "Coulee Country" near La Crosse during the Spring. There is a long ditch in the foreground.

Photograph

Man with Beard

Date: 2014-04-10 

Description: The La Crosse based artist John Satory and his long white beard, in partial profile at the DMI Trend Showcase in the Cargill Room.

Date: 1965-04-22 

Description: A panoramic view of the Mississippi River flooding during the spring, showing the dykes built along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad tracks at Sec...

Date: 2005 

Description: Portrait of Gordon Hampel standing amidst his flowers.

Photograph

Texting

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Trixie, a young woman texting while standing on the sidewalk on 7th Street. She is wearing eyeglasses, a houndstooth patterned coat with jeans, and sheepsk...

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: This map shows section corners, quarter section corners, foundry, steam saw mill, steam grist mill, planning mill, court house, baptist church, congregatio...

Photograph

Charles Kuralt

Date: 1990 

Description: Charles Kuralt standing at a podium on the night he received the Pope John XXIII Award for Distinguished Service at Viterbo College.

Date: 2008-08-08 

Description: Young dancers preparing to take the stage at Irishfest stand outside near a tent.

Photograph

Fluoride Kills

Date: 2011 ca.

Description: A toothpaste bottle painted with the words "fluoride kills" posted on a utility pole.

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