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Neighbors Making History: The Tesson Family - Life and Death on the Water

Frank H. Tesson, was a veteran boat pilot and captain during the heyday of steam boating on the Mississippi River. Frank B. Tesson met his death on distant seas in one of the most well-known disasters of the 20th century.
(written by Jeff Rand, retired Adult Services librarian) La Crosse Tribune 7 May 1915 One hundred and nine years ago, this is the front page that La Crosse residents s…