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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The zinc works.
Description: View across main street of storefronts along the slope of a hill. At the top of the hill is a church with a steeple.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and studio after its reconstruction in 1914-1915 and before its partial destruction by fire in 1924. Talie...
Description: An uphill view of a street in the main business district. The right side is lined with buildings. A drug store, a chiropractor and signs for tires and gas....
Description: Dr. William H. Brisbane house, also known as the Thudium house. It was built between 1868 and 1869 from locally quarried stone for Dr. Brisbane, a physici...
Description: Exterior view of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and studio after its reconstruction in 1914-1915 and before its partial destruction by fire in 19...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View looking over the zinc mining operation.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A woman demonstrating how Shake Rag Street got its name, with the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, behind her. The house was temporarily co...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Exterior view from railroad tracks of the Depot. Four men are standing alongside the depot building near a wheeled cart. The building features two signs, o...
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: The patio area of a Cornish house.
Description: View of Front Street with five men standing along a sidewalk. They stand near a two-story building which houses the Avoca Cooperative Company and the opera...
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of town.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration the siding was...
Description: View of the Midway Barns, constructed in 1938 on the farmland adjoining Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and architectural school complex. Taliesin...
Description: Cornish homes on Shakerag Street in Mineral Point.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Municipal Building, which holds the City Hall and Public Library.
Description: Sanborn map, sheet 7, of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: The home of Moses Strong, a prominent attorney, politician, speculator and land agent who moved to Wisconsin Territory and settled in Mineral Point in 1836...
Date: 1971 ca.
Description: A stone church built in 1851 located at the junction of Highway 39 and County Trunk X in Linden.
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