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Date: 1971-12 

Description: An abandoned farm house located on Highway 39 between Linden and Mineral Point.

Drawing

Stone House

Date: 1838 ca.

Description: Pencil sketch of a stone house with a porch the full length of the dwelling, supported by 6 columns.

Photograph

U.S. Hotel

Date: 1930 ca.

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

Photograph

First National Bank

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The First National Bank that was the Iowa County Building between 1843 and 1860, then the W.T. Henry Bank and post office.

Photograph

Mineral Point

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Description: Aerial view of Mineral Point.

Date: 1838 ca.

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

Photograph

Walker Hotel Ruins

Date: 1962-06-16 

Description: The ruins of Walker Hotel.

Photograph

Fountain Street

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Fountain Street looking west.

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

Zinc Works

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The zinc works.

Photograph

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: 1908 

Description: Sanborn map, sheet 7, of a portion of Mineral Point.

Photograph

The U.S. Hotel

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: The U.S. Hotel was constructed in 1852 by Hugh Phillips to be used for mercentile purposes, but later transformed into the hotel.

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Description: A vintage and a modern view of the Washburn and Woodman Bank building, presented as a pair. The modern view was created by Tim Radl. The creator of the vin...

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: 1905 ca.

Description: A watertower in Mineral Point.

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: 1940 ca.

Description: A cottage on the corner of Fountain Street and Chestnut Street.

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: 1935 ca.

Description: Cornish miner homes on Shake Rag Street. The home at the right, which has since been demolished, was constructed of clay mixed with marsh grass, pressed in...

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