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Drawing

Shot Tower

Date: 1831 ca.

Description: Pencil drawing of the Shot Tower.

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...

Date: 1889-04 

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

Date: 1889-04 

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

Photograph

Van Norman Family

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Van Norman Family seated in front of and standing behind a fence with their frame L-shaped house behind.

Date: 1894-07 

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

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, as well as the location of a shot tower, houses, stores, and barns. The map is oriented with the north to the left. T...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1882 after

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

Drawing

City Hall

Date: 1859 

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

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: 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...

Date: 1884-08 

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

Photograph

CMSP Locomotive

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View looking down railroad tracks towards the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad locomotive #240, a type 4-4-0. On the right is a steep, rocky bank,...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Schoolhouse of District #5 in Pleasant Ridge built on land donated by Isaac Shepard. Both blacks and whites built, attended, and taught at the school. Peop...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A primitive Methodist Church surrounded by homes.

Drawing

Stone House

Date: 1838 ca.

Description: Pencil sketch of a stone house with a porch the full length of the dwelling, supported by 6 columns.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Lithograph of a map drawn to indicate a mine on land owned by Mineral Point Mining Co. in the lead region of southwestern Wisconsin.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View, through a cornfield, of people, a store, a sawmill and wagons. Moscow was platted in 1850 by an Englishman, Chauncy Smith, who dammed the Bluemound...

Date: 1895 ca.

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

Photograph

S.C. Thomas House

Date: 1898 

Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.

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