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Date: 1955 ca.

Description: An aerial view of Mineral Point showing the construction of State Highway 23-39.

Date: 1932 

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...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Rear view of the Lanyon house, built by William Lanyon. At the time of this photograph, the house was occupied by Mr. and Mrs. George Jeuck.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the Martin and Toay Store in Mineral Point.

Photograph

Odd Fellows Hall

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by P.G. Sire Thomas Widley, foun...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The second Iowa County Court House, built in 1842. For a time in 1846, the space was leased to the newly organized congregation of Trinity Episcopal Church...

Postcard

High Street

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The businesses on High Street, looking west from Dellars Corner.

Photograph

S.C. Thomas House

Date: 1898 

Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: A street in Mineral Point, looking north.

Photograph

Stone House

Date:  date unknown

Description: On Shakerag Street. Two houses, both of stone, behind a wood fence and a low stone wall along a sidewalk. The house on the right is two stories, the left...

Date: 1930 ca.

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.

Photograph

Trelawny Fireplace

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The living room fireplace and dining room table in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was restored under the owne...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View from stage of original stage lights in Mineral Point Opera House.

Date: 1932 

Description: The Methodist Episcopal Church, dedicated in 1871.

Photograph

Odd Fellows Hall

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by P.G. Sire Thomas Widley, foun...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Decorative plasterwork in the Mineral Point Opera House showing stage and painted curtain in background.

Photograph

U.S. Hotel

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Hotel.

Photograph

Garden City Brewery

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Garden City Brewery, built in 1854.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The house of a Cornish miner.

Photograph

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.

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