Vernon County Museum to highlight Parkinson, Dockendorff designs
July 24, 2019
By Kristen Parrott, Curator
Architects Albert Parkinson and Bernard Dockendorff designed buildings that some readers probably see every day, and others see frequently. The Parkinson and Dockendorff architectural firm was based in La Crosse from 1902 into the 1940’s. The firm designed over 800 buildings throughout the region, many of which are still standing today.
In Westby, these buildings include both Coon Prairie churches, the one in the city and the one in the country, plus the Bekk...