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Photograph

Odd Fellows Hall

Date: 1838 after

Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1837-1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by Thomas Widley.

Date: 1836-07-02 

Description: An ink on paper, hand-drawn map shows the sections and streams in Township 5, Range 1 east, which covers parts of the present-day towns of Mifflin and Lind...

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: Mineral Point from a carte-de-visite by the "practical photographer."

Date: 1872 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Mineral Point, looking southeast.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Joseph Spensley's smelting furnace, built in 1861.

Date: 1889-04 

Description: Sheet 1 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Photograph

Village Across Pond

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: A view of the village from a nearby bluff across a pond.

Photograph

High Street

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: High Street in Mineral Point.

Date: 1836 after

Description: This early to mid-19th century map shows the township and range system, sections, landownership, furnaces, lead mines, copper mines, and roads in the vicin...

Drawing

City Hall

Date: 1859 

Description: City Hall in the background of a bustling street, with pedestrians, horses, carriages, and wagons.

Date: 1889-04 

Description: Sheet 4 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad locomotive #280 at the Mineral Point depot. A group of people stand on the platform. The depot was built in 1857,...

Photograph

Fountain Street

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Fountain Street looking west.

Date: 1870 

Description: A map of Iowa County, Wisconsin mounted on cloth that shows the villages of Avoca, Mifflin, Linden, Arena, Helena Station, Highland, Dodgeville, as well as...

Date: 1839 

Description: The deed is for sale of land under jurisdiction of Mineral Point Office in 1839 during the Van Buren administration. Frederick Sprague is from Oakland Coun...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1882 after

Description: Teachers and students pose in front of the public school.

Date: 1894-07 

Description: Sheet 5 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: A book cover for "Mineral Point: A History" by George Fiedler. The cover illustration is of Shake Rag Street, a popular street for Cornish miners.

Date: 1838 ca.

Description: Pencil sketch of buildings, including the Post Office.

Photograph

Knudt Johnson

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Tintype/ferrotype waist-up portrait of Knudt Johnson of the Dodgeville Guards, later known as Company C, 12th Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. Gold...

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