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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. Established in 1903, became a general hospital in the 1930s.
Description: View of Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. "The ground where this sanitarium stands was the site of Gen. Taylor's headquarters at Fort Crawford in 1832. It was...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of Campion College.
Description: Interior view of the front hallway of Villa Louis.
Date: 1910 ca.
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: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Campion College of the Sacred Heart.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of the Crawford County Court house after remodeling.
Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. At the time this photograph was taken, the structure was occupied by Ben...
Description: A view of the Brisbois House from across the railroad tracks.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Dr. Jesse Rowley driving the buggy. Dr. Rowley was a co-founder of the Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.
Description: View of Praire du Chien Sanitarium.
Description: Campion College.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, restored by the United States Government about 1905.
Description: View along North First Street showing the Brisbois house (center).
Description: Elevated view from Reservoir Bluff to the east of the town. The bluffs of Iowa can be seen in the distance.
Description: Intended for tourists, this brochure, titled: "Winneshiek World’s Famous Wild Life Refuge Historic Fort Crawford and Picturesque Prairie du Chien," feature...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The original Lawler pontoon bridge was replaced in 1910 by this pontoon bridge.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: D. Scanlon house on N. Beaumont Street.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Mississippi River from the Brisbois Mansion. Left to right: Dousman House Hotel, railroad station, electrical plant smoke stack, Diamond Jo warehouse, and...
Description: Fort Crawford (the second site, showing ruins of the building of 1892-?). These are the ruins of the hospital.
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