1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Mineral Point Opera House and City Hall from across the street.

Date: 1932 

Description: The home of J. Hutchinson originally built by John B. Terry and consisting of just the first story. Terry came to the lead region in 1829 as a merchant and...

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.

Photograph

Cornish Miner's Row

Date: 1962-06-16 ca.

Description: A row of historical homes, once owned by Cornish miners. Purchased by Robert Neal, the house on the left is undergoing restoration. Mr. Neal has also resto...

Date: 1872 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Mineral Point, looking southeast.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Municipal Building, which holds the City Hall and Public Library.

Photograph

Small Town Skyline

Date: 1967-06 ca.

Description: View from field of a small town skyline, as seen from across a hollow. A large tree stands in the foreground and a church steeple is prominent in the backg...

Date: 1955 ca.

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

Date: 1889-04 

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

Date: 1940 ca.

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

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.

Photograph

Harness Racing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of four men and their horses harness racing down a road, with crowds of spectators on the sides, during a county fair in southwestern Wiscons...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Milwaukee Road Railroad Depot.

Date: 1936 

Description: View of a room in Pendarvis House. There is a map of Cornwall over the fireplace. A bedwarmer and a bellows sit at the base of the hearth.

Date: 1900 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: 1936 ca.

Description: The home of a Cornish miner.

Photograph

Musgrove House

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Musgrove house and furnace site.

Date: 1946 

Description: Pencil drawing of the Pendarvis and Trelawny Houses. Stone building with six over six windows on two levels, and three entrances. A stone wall runs along t...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Interior view of balcony and plaster work of the Mineral Point Opera House.

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...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.