• Michel Brewery, La Crosse, WI

    A view from street level of the Michel Brewery after a storm partially destroyed the building in La Crosse, WI, taken circa 1908. Original photograph owned by the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Mur…

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  • Employees of Gund Brewery, La Crosse, WI

    A group portrait of the employees of the John Gund Brewing Company in La Crosse, WI, taken circa 1910. Original photograph owned by the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Murphy Library Special Collect…

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  • Gund Brewery, La Crosse, WI

    View from street level of the John Gund Brewing Company building newly rebuilt after a fire, taken in La Crosse, WI, circa 1898. Employees can be seen posing in front of the building as well as from t…

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  • Employees of Gund Brewery, La Crosse, WI

    A group portrait of the employees of the John Gund Brewing Company in La Crosse, WI, taken circa 1890. Original photograph owned by the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Murphy Library Special Collect…

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  • Employees of Gund Brewery, La Crosse, WI

    A group portrait of employees at the John Gund Brewing Company taken outside the office on South Avenue in La Crosse, WI, between 9th and 10th Streets, circa 1900. Most of those pictured are also stan…

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  • Beer Wagon, La Crosse, WI

    View from street level of a John Gund Brewing Company horse drawn wagon filled with barrels. The wagon sits parked on Pearl Street in La Crosse, WI. Behind on the wagon several business are visible in…

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  • A history of the brewing industry in La Crosse

    Baier, Steven Michael

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  • Heileman's history

    Meisner, Tracy, Waldron, Terri

    Old Style! Special Export! Blatz! These are all beers that are brewed at G. Heileman Brewing Company in La Crosse. The Heileman Brewing Company is quite different today than when it started in 1858. T…

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  • Contested Memories: G. Heileman Brewery, Working-Class Leisure, and the Origins of Oktoberfest in La Crosse

    Amlaw, Patrick

    Contested Memories: G. Heileman Brewery, Working Class Leisure, and the Origins of Oktoberfest in La Crosse investigates the origins of Oktoberfest in La Crosse as a working-class leisure festival tha…

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  • Oral history interview with Norman Lange / interviewed by David Lange

    Lange discusses returning to La Crosse, Wisconsin, following service in World War II. He details his work history and union involvement, describing the brewing industry and his work for Peerless Brewe…

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  • Fest Feasting

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on October 5, 1962. The photograph's caption reads: "Drizzle and fog, light rain and threats of even heavier showers fail to diminish the spirit…

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  • Wright's map of La Crosse

    Includes street index. Points of interest include parks, railroads, cemeteries, the bridge over Black River at Copeland Park, Burns Park, Cameron Park,Copeland Park, Inter State Fair Grounds, Myrick P…

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  • The Stein Way To Decorate

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on December 2, 1962 with the article "The Stein Way To Decorate." The photograph's caption reads: "Clark holds the smallest next to the largest s…

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  • The Stein Way To Decorate

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on December 2, 1962 with the article "The Stein Way To Decorate." The photograph's caption reads: "The steins add decor to the Clark recreation r…

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  • The Stein Way To Decorate

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on December 2, 1962 with the article "The Stein Way To Decorate." The photograph's caption reads: "A sampling of the more than 60 steins at the C…

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  • Ohio Strutters

    Huebner, Ed

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on October 29, 1966. The photograph's caption reads: "The Ohio State University marching band spent several hours in La Crosse Friday on its way…

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  • Oral history interview with Edwin T. Dohlby / interviewed by Howard Fredricks (1 of 3)

    Mr. Dohlby describes his family background and life in La Crosse, Wisconsin, in the early 1900s. He discusses his work history, La Crosse social and recreational activities, and local railroad service…

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  • A La Crosse Product

    Burgess, Francis

    This photograph was published in the La Crosse Tribune on December 9, 1960 with the article "First Sign Developed By LaCro Is Installed." The photograph's caption reads: "A holiday message will be spe…

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  • Oktoberfest Golden Keg, La Crosse, WI

    Black and white photograph featuring Roy E. Kumm holding a cup of beer from the Golden Keg during Oktoberfest opening festivities in 1964 in La Crosse, WI. Next to Kumm is retiring queen Mary Kay Knud…

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  • Oral history interview with John P. Gilbertson / interviewed by Howard Fredricks (2 of 4)

    Gilbertson discusses his life in La Crosse, Wisconsin, focusing on social life, recreation, and his career as a letter carrier. He describes the operations of the postal service, the position of postm…

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