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Image of Advertisement - 2011.014.225

Advertisement - 2011.014.225

A framed Peerless Beer advertisement. The advertisement is in a black frame with black matting. It is yellow, white, and black. "Peerless Beer" is in the center of a white and yellow shield with a yellow diagonal stripe in the center of the shield. In the upper portion of the shield there are barley stalks. In the lower portion there is a stein of beer and hops. The border of the shield says "La Crosse Wisconsin" and across the bottom of the sign, ...

Record Type: Archive

Image of Bill of Exchange - 2011.014.172

Bill of Exchange - 2011.014.172

La Crosse Brewery letter. Typed letter regarding money owed to C. J. Michel.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 1989.032.01

Broadside - 1989.032.01

World War I US Navy poster: "Will YOU supply EYES for the NAVY?" Dark blue image of Naval officer with white blindfold. 20" h x 17.5" w.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2011.014.278

Broadside - 2011.014.278

A framed (22" by 14") poster for La Crosse Breweries. The frame is matte black with no matting. It is white and black and denotes a wrestling competition put on by the Lion's Club at the Avalon Ballroom.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2015.014.046

Broadside - 2015.014.046

Broadside, or poster. 25.25" x 12.5" Printed on white paper. Reproduction of a Hmong "story cloth" with embroidered figures on a blue background. Text beneath the image reads: The 1992 Hmong-Lao Folk Festival, A Cultural Event Saturday, February 29, 4-9 pm Cartwright Center, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Spnosored by the Friendship Program and the UW-L History Dept.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1367

Broadside - 2017.fic.1367

Reproduction broadside poster from WWI: Let's Go! U.S. Marines. Image of Marine with rifle in hand stepping to the left. Published by US Archives. 28" h x 20" w.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1368

Broadside - 2017.fic.1368

Reproduction broadside poster from WWI: Joan of Arc Saved France, Women of America Save Your Country Buy War Savings Stamps. Published by US Archives. 28" h x 20" w.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1369

Broadside - 2017.fic.1369

Reproduction broadside poster from WWI. Image of Uncle Sam with his finger over his lips. 28" h x 20" w.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1370

Broadside - 2017.fic.1370

World War I YMCA broadside poster. "Workers Lend Your Strength to the Red Triangle . . ." Blue-gray image of a man lifting heavy block with YMCA triangle on it. 27.25" h x 20" w.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1371

Broadside - 2017.fic.1371

World War I broadside poster: For Home and [Country] Victory Liberty Loan. Shows soldier with wife and holding his young son. 30" h x 20" w. Artist: Alfred Everitt Orr. American Lithographic Co.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1372

Broadside - 2017.fic.1372

World War I American Library Association broadside poster: "Hey Fellows! Your Money Brings the Book We Need When We Want It." Image with orange background shows Army and Navy men handing out or reading a book. 30" h x 20" w. Artist: John E. Sheridan. American Lithographic Co.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1578

Broadside - 2017.fic.1578

WWI Red Cross poster featuring image of Woodrow Wilson: "I summon you to the camradeship . . . Answer the Red Cross Christmas Roll Call for Universal Membership." Black image and printing with red cross in lower left corner. Design by Mielziner. Published by U.S. Printing and Lithograph Co., NY.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1579

Broadside - 2017.fic.1579

World War I broadside poster: For Home and Country Victory Liberty Loan. Shows soldier with wife and holding his young son. 30" h x 20" w. Artist: Alfred Everitt Orr. American Lithographic Co.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1651

Broadside - 2017.fic.1651

Small poster on orange paper: County-Wide Blackout . . .June 28, 1943 10:30-11:00 p.m. Every Home and Business Must Blackout . . .Ray C. Dwyer, Coordinator La Crosse County Council of Defense. Black print.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Broadside - 2017.fic.1656

Broadside - 2017.fic.1656

Reproduction U.S. Nay poster from World War I: Gee!! I wish I were a man. I'd join the Navy. Be a man and do it. United States Navy Recruiting Station. Color image of a young woman dressed in a Navy uniform. Dated 1974. Artist: Howard Chandler Christy.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Brochure - 2012.016.10

Brochure - 2012.016.10

3.5" x 6" 2 page brochure for "The Leona," the 3-in-1 ladie's lingerie made in La Crosse by Leona Linker. Printed in black on white, with a small amount of red printing on the 2 outside pages.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Card, Business - 1965.001.01

Card, Business - 1965.001.01

Business card from "B. Worms," a Parisian dealer in decorative arts. Card states: Amueblements de Style Bronzes Objets D'Art B. Worms Porcelaines de Sevres & de Saxe Rue Royale 10 Paris

Record Type: Archive

Image of Card, Holiday - 1986.054.02

Card, Holiday - 1986.054.02

A Christmas Card from Edyth Swarthout. It is rectangular in shape on cream paper, and it is folded in fourths. On the outside, there are three men puling a log passing a red house, a tree, and a pile of snow. The outside reads, "Good Wishes for a Merry Christmas." On the inside there is a fireplace with a wreath. It reads, "Wishing you an abundance of old fashioned Christmas Cheer." And her name is signed on the inside.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Catalog, Sales - 2012.016.11

Catalog, Sales - 2012.016.11

6" x 9" 43 page catalog for "The Leona 3-in-1 garment.Grey paper covers with black printed title and illustration of a woman wearing a Leona undergarment standing in front of a large mirror. Catalog pages offer various Leona models, as well as other underwear and hosiery for women and men. Published by the Leona Garment Company of La Crosse, Wis.

Record Type: Archive

Image of Certificate - 1991.002.198

Certificate - 1991.002.198

Certificate of the election of Edward C. Higbee as Circuit Judge of the 6th Judicial District, April 1910. The certificate has a green border and a gold seal in the bottom left corner. Dimensions: 16.25" height and 11" width

Record Type: Archive