A look at La Crosse County Organizations at the time-This 862 page tome is the preeminent 19th century history of the La Crosse area. It begins with a general overview of the history of Wisconsin but then begins a detailed account of the history of both the city and county of La Crosse including its villages and towns as well as biographical sketches of prominent citizens. It is illustrated with black and white woodcuts. A name index to this volume was compiled in 1977 by Murphy Library and this index is included.
The people of La Crosse are generous and this collection of articles highlights some of the philanthropic efforts to help other people. Topics include food pantries and community gardens, community philanthropic events, volunteerism, and some specific organizations.
La Crosse County Historical Sketches, 1931-1955
Souvenir of the Silver Anniversary of the St. Francis Hospital, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1883-1908 Conducted by the Franciscan Sisters by St. Francis Hospital (La Crosse, Wis. : The Hospital), 1908
An illustrated booklet chronicling the history of St. Francis Hospital (now Franciscan Skemp Health Care) including the nurses' training school and a list of physicians who served the facility 1883-1908.
Welcome to La Crosse History Unbound. Learn more about La Crosse County, history through these digitized collections from La Crosse Public Library and Murphy Library, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.