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Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east. Pencil notation on this photo; reads "House marked X is my home and is said to be built from stone from Fort Crawford. -A.C."
Description: Bluff street looking west.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Marquette Hall, a dormitory at Campion College.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from Bribois Bluff.
Description: LaPointe house built about the time of the War of 1812, and razed in 1921. It was originally a log structure which was later clapboarded, but the logs stil...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Bridge across the Mississippi River between Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin and Marquette, Iowa.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The Benedict House. Built by Dr. Alonzo Benedict and designed for two families. The original roof did not function correctly, so the builder put on a secon...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Ruins of old Fort Crawford.
Date: 1880 after
Description: A view of Sacred Heart College and the surrounding landscape. Each dormer window has a cross on its peak and the center of the building has a bell tower.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Villa Louis, also known as Dousman Mansion, in an aerial view.
Description: View seen from Brisbois Bluff.
Description: A view of a statue of Marquette in the St. Mary's Academy Marquette Monument.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View of the Burlington Railroad tracks south of the city, near Campion College.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: French Cemetery, showing the grave of Mrs. Alexander Gardipe.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Kane's Hotel, built in about 1839 by Ezekiel Tainter, and then called the Phoenix Hotel, on Main Street. It passed through many hands but retained the orig...
Description: Bridge over the Mississippi River, built in 1874 and destroyed in 1910.
Description: The Beaumont memorial marker on the site of Fort Crawford.
Description: A topographical view of the site of Fort Crawford.
Description: This map displays the plan for claiming various settlement zones in the Prairie des Chiens area in 1820. It shows Fort Crawford and 87 confirmed and unconf...
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