• S & L Clothing Fire, La Crosse, WI

    Black and white photograph featuring a view of fire fighters hosing in water from above to douse the fire at S & L Clothing store on Main Street in La Crosse, WI, April 15, 1952. Original photograph o…

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  • The Gile Building, La Crosse, WI

    View from street level of the Gile Building, located on the 400 bloc of Main Street, in downtown La Crosse, WI. The building held the Post Office from 1880-1890, then the Doerflinger from 1897 until 1…

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  • Storm Loss

    Burgess, Frances

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on June 18, 1962 with the article "Windstorm Causes Damages In Tri-State." The photograph's caption reads: "Scenes such as this, at 11th and Vine…

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  • Stringer & Steinmetz Cigars, La Crosse, WI

    A view from street level of Mr. Steinmetz (left) and Mr. Stringer (right) standing in front of Stringer and Steinmetz Cigars, also known as The S & S Cigar Store, located on the 300 block of Main Stre…

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  • Steeple Comes Down

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on November 2, 1960. The photograph's caption reads: "Steeple of the old first Baptist church in the 100 block on S. 6th street was taken down Tu…

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  • La Crosse Rug Company, La Crosse, WI

    A view from street level of a parade going down Main Street near the 200 block, in La Crosse, WI, taken circa 1894. Behind the numerous individuals on horseback, several businesses are pictured, inclu…

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  • Hebberd's Drug Store, La Crosse, WI

    A view of the window display at Hebberd's Drug Store on the 300 block of Main Street in La Crosse, WI, taken circa 1915. The display features images from the Northern Engraving Company below the "Made…

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  • Pavement Sinks

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on April 20, 1963. The photograph's caption reads: "Percolating water, possibly from a damaged water main, has caused pavement to sink on State S…

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  • Steeple Comes Down

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on November 2, 1960. The photograph's caption reads: "Steeple of the old first Baptist church in the 100 block on S. 6th street was taken down Tu…

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  • Pomeroy building, La Crosse, WI

    People on the sidewalk in front of the Pomeroy building on Main Street after it went up in flames, 1897, La Crosse WI. On the building to the left signs can be seen for Lain the Printer advertising "G…

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  • Fashions Of Yesteryear

    Burgess, Frances

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on June 24, 1962. The photograph's caption reads: "The golden days were re-enacted in Holmen Saturday, second day of the village's Centennial Cel…

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  • Litter Goes In Here

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on November 20, 1962. The photograph's caption reads: "Large steel litter containers, it is hoped, will be on sidewalks of the central business d…

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  • McMillan Opera House, La Crosse, WI

    A view from street level of bicyclists on the 300 block of Main Street in La Crosse, WI, taken circa 1910. Also visible in the photograph are numerous business signs including the following: W. W. Car…

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  • Photograph of Antomo Soto

    Lizdas, William J

    A black and white photograph of Antomo Soto, left, taken by the La Crosse Tribune photographer William J. Lizdas on May 31, 1980. The back of the photograph states: "Antomo Soto, left, says he won 4 m…

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  • The Gile Building, La Crosse, WI

    View from street level of the Gile Building, located on the 400 block of Main Street in downtown La Crosse, WI. The building held the Post Office from 1880 until 1890, then the Doerflinger from 1897 u…

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  • Oral history interview with Paul G. Pappas / interviewed by Teresa Zeimet

    Pappas discusses growing up as one of five sons born to Greek immigrants who settled in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He details his work life and the downtown business environment. He also describes running…

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  • Stevens' Grocery, La Crosse, WI

    View from street level of Stevens' Grocery that was located at 421 Main Street in downtown La Crosse, WI. The photograph includes several members of the Stevens family, including the children sitting…

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  • Oral history interview with Rolf Rynning / interviewed by Howard Fredricks (2 of 4)

    Mr. Rynning discusses the following topics: Walking through marsh from North Side Neighborhood, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1910s -- Newspaper route, working during childhood, 1910s -- Lumber yards, collect…

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  • Oral history interview with Rolf Rynning / interviewed by Howard Fredricks (3 of 4)

    Mr. Rynning discusses the following topics: Alcohol and smoking habits in the home,1910s -- After the army, back to work at Union National Bank, 1920s -- Anti-German discrimination, 1920s -- Klu Klux…

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