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Holsmiller Farm

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Spensley Furnace on the Holsmiller farm.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Joseph Spensley's smelting furnace, built in 1861.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: St. Paul's Irish Catholic Church, erected in 1855.

Date: 1889-04 

Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 1838 ca.

Description: Pencil sketch of buildings, including the Post Office.

Photograph

Harris Cottage

Date: 1935 

Description: The Harris Cottage, south elevation, or front.

Date: 1940 ca.

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: 1889-04 

Description: Sheet 4 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Mineral Point Opera House auditorium and stage from rear balcony including painted stage curtain.

Photograph

Shake Rag Street

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Shake Rag Street, showing Cornish miner's homes. The street was formerly called Hoard Street in honor of R.C. Hoard who was stationed at Fort Defiance duri...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: An interior view of a room in Pendarvis House. To the right of the fireplace is a dresser in the corner. On the left of the fireplace is a drop-leaf table....

Date: 1935 

Description: The front door of the Harris cottage.

Date: 1935 after

Description: Menu of Cornish pasties and Cornish desserts offered by Pendarvis House, a group of restored Cornish-style stone houses built by Cornish settlers in Minera...

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S.C. Thomas House

Date: 1898 

Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.

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Mineral Point Jail

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A roughly built jail, constructed before 1836. Vineyard would have been held here a short time before he was released on bail.

Date: 1910 ca.

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...

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Odd Fellows Hall

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: 1936 

Description: Bedroom in Pendarvis House with a canopy bed set into a dormer with a window. There is a quilt on the bed, a bedside table on the left, and a dresser on th...

Date: 1932 

Description: The Methodist Episcopal Church, dedicated in 1871.

Date: 1894-07 

Description: Sheet 5 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

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