It depends on where you go! Every archives has a unique set of collections. Sometimes materials at one archives overlap with another and other times, resources at one repository are the only versions available. Each and every research path to finding materials is different.
Look at the listings below to learn about some of the most requested resources of two La Crosse area archives. Please note that this listing is not extensive. If you are looking for research advice or specific materials, please feel welcome to contact the archives!
The Area Research Center (ARC) generally holds the following materials for five area counties (Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon):
To find out more about the ARC Network, go to the Wisconsin State Historical Society's website.
La Crosse Public Library Archives
800 Main Street | La Crosse, WI | 54601
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Murphy Library Special Collections and ARC
1631 Pine Street | La Crosse, WI | 54601