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Date: 1967-06 ca.
Description: View from field of a small town skyline, as seen from across a hollow. A large tree stands in the foreground and a church steeple is prominent in the backg...
Description: Exterior view of Wright's bedroom at Taliesin, the summer home of architect Frank Llody Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship. The terrace and gardens outsid...
Date: 1955 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: Pencil drawing of Pendarvis House. Stone building with six over six windows on two levels, and three entrances. A stone wall runs along the sidewalk in fro...
Description: Room on a lower floor in Pendarvis House. In the center is a stairwell up to the next floor, a bookshelf in the right corner, and a portrait of a man above...
Date: 1945 ca.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A Cornish home in Mineral Point.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Women's Christian Temperance Union (W.C.T.U) Temple. The temple is a simple building with a tower with a weather vane above the main e...
Description: The home of Montgomery M. Cothren, erected in 1855. Cothren served as a delegate to the Territorial Legislature in 1847-1848 and was later elected to the S...
Description: The home of Henry Plowman, the co-founder of a local newspaper, The Miner's Free Press. The house was erected in 1855-1856 and was reportedly later occupie...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of original chairs in Mineral Point Opera House's balcony including hat racks.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Reportedly the first jail to be built in Wisconsin, this jail was built somewhere between 1830 and 1835 from hewn logs. Iowa County was organized within th...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: A Cornish miner's house.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and studio, after its reconstruction in 1914-1915 and before it was partially destroyed by fire in 1925. T...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Three men are working outside on the street in front of the Dodgeville Hotel.
Date: 1935 before
Description: Exterior view of Frank Lloyd Wright's residence, Taliesin, from the southeast, emphasizing the broad overhangs and horizontal lines of the structure. Holl...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The home of a Cornish miner in Mineral Point.
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...
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: 1868 ca.
Description: Mineral Point from a carte-de-visite by the "practical photographer."
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