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Copy of the Film "People Along the Mississippi," 1952 MISC MSS 175

Copy of the Film "People Along the Mississippi," 1952


Summary Information

"People Along the Mississippi" was created in 1952 as an educational film (funded by Encyclopedia Britannica) to highlight to origins of communities and people living along the Mississippi River. This film was directed by Gordon Weisenborn and feature La Crosse and Onalaska, Wisconsin residents. This collection contains a VHS copy of the original film; this copy was created in 2002.
Collection Title
Copy of the Film "People Along the Mississippi"
Date of Materials
Call Number
0.02 cubic foot (1 folder)
Language of Materials
La Crosse Public Library Archives

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Copy of the Film "People Along the Mississippi," MISC MSS 175, La Crosse Public Library Archives, La Crosse, WI

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

La Crosse Public Library Archives 2013 July

800 Main St.
La Crosse, Wisconsin, 54601
(608) 789-7136

Access to Materials

This collection contains one VHS cassette; a use copy must be created prior to patron viewing.

Copyright Notice

The content of this recording and all associated film rights are owned by Iowa State University. No public screenings of this recording are allowed.

Acquisitions Information

Donated by Doug Connell (Accession no. 2004.073)

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • La Crosse (Wis.)--History
  • Mississippi River
  • Onalaska (Wis.)--History
  • United States--Description and travel

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General note

1 VHS cassette created 2002-07-09; black-and-white; sound; approximate runtime: 28 minutes

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