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Pendarvis House

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: The Pendarvis home, a restored Cornish miner's home now owned by Robert M. Neal.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The Pendarvis (left) and Trelawny (right) homes, before the Trelawny house was restored. Originally the homes were Cornish miner's cottages.

Date: 1948-10 

Description: The Pendarvis and Trelawny homes on Shake Rag Street, originally Cornish miner's cottages.

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....

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Polperro House

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration the siding was...

Date: 1935 after

Description: Menu of Cornish pasties and desserts offered by Pendarvis House, a group of restored stone houses built by Cornish settlers in Mineral Point. The cover of...

Photograph

Zinc Works

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The zinc works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A drawing of the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration...

Photograph

Zinc Works

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The zinc works.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A primitive Methodist Church building.

Date: 1932 

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...

Date: 1915-09 

Description: Sheet 8 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The home of a Cornish miner in Mineral Point.

Date: 1932 

Description: The home of Joseph Gundry, a dry goods merchant. The house was later acquired for use as a museum by the Mineral Point Historical Society.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: A book cover for "Mineral Point: A History" by George Fiedler. The cover illustration is of Shake Rag Street, a popular street for Cornish miners.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Gundry, Gray and Company Furniture Store with a sculpure of a dog mounted on the store sign.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Milwaukee Road Railroad Depot.

Photograph

Polperro House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration the siding was...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Interior view of the dining room at Trelawny House. A sideboard displaying china is in the center against a wall, flanked by two chairs. The dining table i...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: An exterior view of Cornish miners' houses along the side of a street.

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