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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...

Drawing

Polperro House

Date: 1946 

Description: Pencil drawing (graphite and ink?) of Polperro House, at the Pendarvis State Historical Site in Mineral Point. Features a side gable entrance and a log fra...

Photograph

Polperro House

Date: 1955 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...

Photograph

S.C. Thomas House

Date: 1898 

Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.

Date: 1884-08 

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

Date: 1935 

Description: The front door of the Harris cottage.

Postcard

High Street

Date: 1915 ca.

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

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: 1895 ca.

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

Date: 2009 ca.

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

Photograph

Pendarvis House

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Pendarvis House.

Photograph

High Street

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: High Street in Mineral Point.

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Zinc Works

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The zinc works mining operation.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Milwaukee Road Railroad Depot.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The living area, including a fireplace, desks, chairs and dresser, in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was rest...

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.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: St. Paul's Irish Catholic Church, erected in 1855.

Date: 1884-08 

Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 1856 

Description: This map of Woodman's Addition in Mineral Point is pen-and-ink on paper. The map includes certifications signed by John B. Whitelaw (surveyor), Cyrus Wood...

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