McCormick Estates Records, 1841-1969

Container Title
La Crosse
Note: For most videorecordings there is an HDCAM master copy and a VHS viewing copy, except when noted.
Access Restrictions: The Society does not own playback equipment for some of these videorecordings.
Professor Chuck Lee, UW-La Crosse historian, interview, 2007 May 4
Video   49, 51
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Video   50, 52
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Professor Chuck Lee, UW-La Crosse historian, interview, Barbara Kooiman, architectural historian, B roll lacrosse team practice; houses, Queen Anne, 2007 May 7
Video   53
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Video   54
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John Satory interview, B roll Houses, Queen Anne, Powell Place, railroad bridge, 2007 May 3
Video   55
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Video   56
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John Satory interview, B roll Frank “White Beaver” Powell, patent medicine bottles, cough cream, 2007 May 5
Video   57
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Video   58
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Charles Gelatt interview, 2007 May 15
Video   59, 61
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Video   60, 62
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Charles Haas interview, 2007 May 15
Video   63
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Video   64
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Hixon House interiors and exteriors; rooftop, Doerflinger, B roll, 2007 May 15
Video   65
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Video   66
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Doerflinger interiors; downtown exteriors, State Bank, Mary of the Angels Chapel, B roll, 2007 May 15
Video   67
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Video   68
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Mary of the Angels Chapel, B roll, 2007 May 15
Video   69
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Video   70
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Jean Dowiache interview; Hood Park archeological dig, B roll, 2007 May 21
Video   71
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Video   72
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Hood Park archeological dig, Oneota, B roll, 2007 May 21
Video   73
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Video   74
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Worker's cottage, Oneota artifacts, Oneota pot, Oneota painting, La Crosse sculpture, sand prairie, B roll, 2007 June 6
Video   75
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Video   76
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Sand prairie, valley view Oneota marker, Heileman Brewery, shots from bridge, B roll, 2007 June 6
Video   77
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Video   78
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Erik Gundersen interview: , 2007 June 6
Video   79
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Video   80
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Erik Gundersen, Robert “Ernie” Boszhardt, interview, 2007 June 7
Video   81
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Video   82
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Robert “Ernie” Boszhardt interview; charred corn, map of village site, B roll, 2007 June 7
Video   83
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Video   84
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Sigurd Gundersen; carved wooden heads, B roll, 2007 June 7
Video   85
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Video   86
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Sigurd Gundersen interview; Heileman House, Gundersen Lutheran exterior, downtown exteriors, B roll, 2007 June 7
Video   87
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Video   88
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Julia Belle Swain steamboat, B roll, 2007 June 8
Video   89
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Video   90
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Julia Belle Swain steamboat, wild Mississippi shots, train from water, Pettibone park, heron, B roll, 2007 June 9
Video   91
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Video   92
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Ronald Numbers, interview, 2007 June 19
Video   93
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Video   94
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Ronald Numbers, Edwin Hill, interview, 2007 June 19-20
Video   95
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Video   96
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Edwin Hill, interview, 2007 June 20
Video   97, 99, 101
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Video   98, 100, 102
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Eric Wheeler, interview; Skemp Franciscan rooftop, Stoddard rephotographic, lock and dam Stoddard, Prairie-style houses, B roll, 2007 June 20
Video   103
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Video   104
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Eric Wheeler, interview; Prairie-style houses, Gundersen Lutheran exteriors, archaelogical district houses, Franciscan Skemp exteriors, Goose Island boats, Coulee country, La Crosse Plow, B roll, 2007 June 21
Video   105
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Video   106
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Jim Nissen, Jeff Janvrin, interview; Stoddard landing, islands barge, B roll, 2007 July 30
Video   107
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Video   108
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Jim Nissen, Jeff Janvrin, interview; Army Corps of Engineers, island, green heron, lotus plants, B roll, 2007 July 30
Video   109
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Video   110
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Jeff Janvrin, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, interview; Nathan Myrick, Copeland Park, baseball, rubber mills, B roll, 2007 July 30
Video   111
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Video   112
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John Anfinson, interview; Grandad Bluff, river, brewery, WS pan city, eagles, B roll, 2007 July 31
Video   113
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Video   114
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John Anfinson, interview, 2007 July 31
Video   115
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Video   116
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John Anfinson, interview; La Crosse Queen, downtown, crane shots, Riverside Park, B roll, 2007 July 30
Video   117
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Video   118
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Jim Gallagher, interview; Interstate Bridge, B roll, 2007 July 31
Video   119
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Video   120
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John Zoerb, interview; Barge, water marks, swimming, Marriott, bridge bottoms, side, construction, water, Riverside Park, La Crosse River, B roll, 2007 July 30
Video   121
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Video   122
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John Zoerb, interview; Beer Cave, train overpass, boathouses, rubber mills, pool, bluff, B roll, 2007 July 31
Video   123
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Susan T. Hessel, interview; steam engine, B roll, 2007 September 5
Video   125
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Video   126
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Susan T. Hessel, interview, 2007 September 5
Video   127
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Video   128
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Susan T. Hessel, interview; UW-La Crosse, B roll, 2007 September 5
Video   129
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Video   130
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John Medinger, interview; University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, Mississippi River, La Crosse Center, Radisson, riverfront construction, N. Central Trust, CenturyTel, W. Wisconsin Tech College, Viterbo University, B roll, 2007 September 5-6
Video   131
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Video   132
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John Medinger, interview; Medical Sciences Center, B roll, 2007 September 6
Video   133
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Video   134
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Octoberfest kick-off, tapping of golden keg, crown Oktoberfest singers, B roll, 2007 September 28
Video   135
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Video   136
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Gayda Hollnagel, interview, 2007 September 28
Video   137
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Video   138
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Gayda Hollnagel, Walter Hammond, interview; Fester's Ball, people arrive, girls polka, B roll, 2007 September 28
Video   139
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Video   140
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Festmaster's ball: comedy routine, crowning, new festmaster, speech, presenting royal family, Octoberfest parade, B roll, 2007 September 28-29
Video   141
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Octoberfest parade, B roll, 2007 September 28-29
Video   143
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David DeLano, interview; kids at antique drinking fountain, coulee landscape, higher ed signs, medical signs, B roll, 2007 October 3
Video   145
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David DeLano, interview, 2007 October 3
Video   147
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David DeLano, interview; Grenadier painting, Mississippi River from Appleblossom trail, aerials, B roll, 2007 October 3
Video   149
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Aerials, industrial dock, Riverside Park, Julia Belle Swain steamboat, historic downtown, Medical Sciences Center, Biomechanics Lab, B roll, 2007 October 4
Video   151
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Medical Sciences Biomechanics Lab, Radiography Lab, Microbiology Lab, B roll, 2007 October 4
Video   153
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Grandad Bluff, American Queen arrival, B roll, 2007 October 4
Video   155
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Video   156
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WKBT archival footage: dedication Medical Health Sciences Center, demolition of Cargill silos, B roll, undated
Quantity: DVCPRO 
Video   158
UW-La Crosse helicopter footage, B roll, undated
Quantity: DVCPRO 
Video   159
WKBT archival footage: 1965 flood, demolition of City Hall, fire aftermath at WKBT, B roll
Quantity: DVCPRO 
Video   160
Aerial footage of La Crosse, transfer from HDV, B roll, 2007 October 5
Quantity: HDCAM 
Video   161
Paul's FS3 conversion of La Crosse helicopter footage, 2008 March
Quantity: HDCAM 
Video   162-163
Hmong New Year, soccer, dance, food, foot volleyball, B roll, 2007 October 13
Quantity: HDCAM 
Video   164-165
Chloris Lowe, Ho-Chunk Tribe, Thunderbird Clan, interview, 2008 February 15
Quantity: HDCAM 
Video   166
Old style commercial, undated
Quantity: Betacam SP 
Video   167
Cigar Bowl 1951, Cigar Bowl 1954, UW-La Crosse vs. Missouri Valley
Quantity: DVCPRO dubbed from 16 mm, 2007 November 17 
Video   168
“Midway: A Vision of the Past,” undated
Quantity: DVCPRO 
Video   169
Book lift 1957, TV news releases 1966
Quantity: DVCPRO dubbed from 16 mm, 2007 November 17 
Video   170
Oktoberfest 1967
Quantity: DVCPRO dubbed from 16 mm, 2007 November 17 
Video   171
La Crosse aerials
Quantity: Mini DVCAM transferred, 2007 October 4