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Musgrove House

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Musgrove house and furnace site.

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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: 1948-10 

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

Date: 1951 

Description: The official Wisconsin marker of Shake Rag Street and the committee of citizens who sponsored placing the marker. (Left to right): Ross Graves, President o...

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.

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: Mineral Point from a carte-de-visite by the "practical photographer."

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Shake Rag Street

Date: 1934 

Description: Cornish miner's house #1 on Shake Rag Street.

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Holsmiller Farm

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Spensley Furnace on the Holsmiller farm.

Date: 1872 

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

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...

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Odd Fellows Hall

Date: 1910 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: View of Mineral Point Opera House auditorium and stage from rear balcony including painted stage curtain.

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Mineral Point

Date: 1955 

Description: Aerial view of Mineral Point.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Mineral Point from the bluffs.

Date: 1895 ca.

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

Date: 2012-03-20 

Description: An exterior view of the Methodist Episcopal Church, located at Doty and Iowa Streets. This church was originally dedicated in 1871.

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: 1889-04 

Description: Sheet 1 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A corner desk and bookshelf in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was restored under the ownership of Robert M. N...

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...

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