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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,...
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,...
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: The U.S. Hotel was constructed in 1852 by Hugh Phillips to be used for mercentile purposes, but later transformed into the hotel.
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...
Description: Portrait of Moscow Laseselskab Fremad (Moscow Library Association). Rasmus B. Anderson is probably in the group.
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: A view of the village from a nearby bluff across a pond.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Dodgeville, looking east, with insets of the high school and county courthouse.
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of a building owned by the Rodolf family along a commercial street.
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...
Description: Page showing the month of April from the Hillside Home School calendar. Included are two small cyanotype photographs, one of a house and the other of a fie...
Description: City Hall in the background of a bustling street, with pedestrians, horses, carriages, and wagons.
Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.
Description: Exterior of the home of Samuel Rundell with large group assembled in front of the house.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Mineral Point, looking southeast.
Description: Pencil sketch of a stone house with a porch the full length of the dwelling, supported by 6 columns.
Description: The Gundry, Gray and Company store. The building was erected in 1841 and the dog was added in 1871.
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.
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.
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