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Description: Wisconsin map illustrating the Mineral Point Railroad and its connections.
Description: This map shows local streets, numbered lots, and part of Blue Mounds Branch. The map reads: "NE 1/4 NW 1/4 Sect. 16 - T5 - R5E." under the title and is dat...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Garden City Brewery, built in 1854.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: High Street in Mineral Point.
Description: Shows parts of northeastern Iowa County, northwestern Dane County, and the extreme southern part of Sauk County "shewing the position of the British Temper...
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: 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,...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A primitive Methodist Church surrounded by homes.
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
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: 1831 ca.
Description: Pencil drawing of the Shot Tower.
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.
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: 1840 ca.
Description: A hand-drawn plat map of Mineral Point, Wisconsin showing street layout and location of buildings.
Description: Pencil drawing of Rattlesnake Bluff and the town of Arena from a distance across a plain. A row of buildings runs along the foot of the gently rolling hil...
Description: Exterior of the home of Samuel Rundell with large group assembled in front of the house.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Martin and Toay Store in Mineral Point.
Description: A view of the village from a nearby bluff across a pond.
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