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Description: Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: An aerial view of Mineral Point showing State Highway 23-39 under construction.
Description: Sanborn map, sheet 7, of a portion of Mineral Point.
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...
Description: Pencil drawing (graphite and ink?) of Polperro House, at the Pendarvis State Historical Site in Mineral Point. Features a side gable entrance and a log fra...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The second brewery to be built in Wisconsin and the oldest still standing (at the time the photograph was taken).
Description: Elevated view of Governor Rennebohm, sitting in the front passenger seat of a convertible. He is riding in the parade to honor the first Alice in Dairyland...
Description: The ruined facade of the Walker Hotel.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Railroad depot taken as part of a survey by the Wisconsin Power and Light Company to promote economic development by emphasizing available buildings and bu...
Description: Sheet 1 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: The rear facade of a cheese house.
Description: View down wooden walkway with a dwelling, trees and backyards on the left and an open area on the right.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Garden City Brewery, built in 1854.
Description: Elevated view of exterior of Saint Joseph's Hospital. The three-story building has a cross on the roof over the entrance.
Description: Exterior of the Ridgeway Lumber Store before the opening on May 15, 1948. Two cars are parked in front, and merchandise can be seen in the large show windo...
Date: date unknown
Description: The ruins of the Walker Hotel.
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...
Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
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