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From: Gordy Bjoraker Gordon DOT L DOT Bjoraker AT gsfc DOT nasa DOT gov
Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2002 13:06:45 -0400
Subject: LaCrosse WI Milwaukee Road depot
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>Sent: Sunday, July 28, 2002 7:09 PM
>Subject: Milwaukee RR depots

>I am the youngest daughter (born in 1920) of A.O. Lagerstrom, architect and
>building superindent for the CM ST P & P RR. for 38 years and designed many
>of their depots and roundhouses. At present I and his grandchildren are
>collecting photographs and information about his architectural work for the
>Railroad. I do not see any listings for the two depots that I discovered on
>the Internet.

>The other station I found on the web was in LaCrosse, WI and A.O.
>Lagerstrom was listed as the architect.

> Lynn Lagerstrom deRosa
> e-mail lderosa@optonline.net

Attached is a composite of 4 photos of the Milwaukee Road depot in La
Crosse, Wisconsin taken by Craig Bluschke in 1973 and again last month.
This well-designed depot is in excellent condition today. Formerly the
headquarters of the La Crosse Division of Milwaukee Road, it is used both
by Amtrak and a number of small businesses.

Gordy Bjoraker
Seabrook, MD


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