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Date: 1891 

Description: Letter from Fourth Assistant Postmaster General, Estes G. Rathbone, regarding the establishment of the Post Office at La Crosse and Nathan Myrick's appoint...

Photograph

Lutheran Church

Date:  

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...

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.

Photograph

Johnson Street

Date: 1911 

Description: View down Johnson street, which is a muddy, dirt road. There are rows of houses and trees on either side. In the far distance is a Catholic church.

Postcard

Holway Mansion

Date: 1905 

Description: The Holway Mansion.

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...

Photograph

Wheel Chair Lift

Date: 2013 

Description: Crystal (Courtney) is assisted by a lift for her wheelchair into a van at Becker Plaza. The lift operator is wearing a Green Bay Packers sweatshirt. Buildi...

Date: 1980 

Description: An elderly man sitting in the grass by a Windsor Canadian Whiskey billboard.

Date: 1905 

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: 2012 ca.

Description: Beth, a neighbor of the photographer, smoking during a snowstorm on 7th Street. She is wearing a brown sweater with a shawl collar, an unzipped red coat, a...

Photograph

Myrick Marker

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: The Myrick Marker on the Funke Candy factory placed by the La Crosse Chapter, D.A.R. to mark the site of the first house built in La Crosse in 1842 by Nath...

A Historical Look at Service Stations

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rear black and white view of a La Crosse Happy Farmer tractor.

Date: 1800 after

Description: This map of the Village of North La Crosse was likely published before 1871 and shows street names, additions, section and lot numbers, railroads (specific...

Date: 1800 ca.

Description: This map of North La Crosse is ink and pencil on paper and shows lot ownership and buildings.

Photograph

Large Tree

Date: 1962-05-30 ca.

Description: Rural landscape with a large, sprawling tree, and hills in the background.

Date: 1995 ca.

Description: This map of La Crosse is a bird’s-eye-view map with relief shown pictorially. The cover lists many points of interests and activieis in La Cross. The cove...

Date: 1857 

Description: Map of La Crosse County, Wisconsin showing village plat, farm houses, schools, roads, railroads, township names (New Amsterdam, Dacota, Minnesota, Driesbac...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The bridge spanning the Mississippi River in La Crosse

Photograph

The Bishop's House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph. The house stands back from a dirt road behind a fence and yard.

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