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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church. Built by Rev. Samuel Mazzuchelli in 1844.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: St. Augustine's Church interior. This church is the original built by Father Mazzuchelli in 1844.

Photograph

Mazzuchelli Chapel

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Side view of window and side door on Father Mazzuchelli's chapel.

Date:  date unknown

Description: This map, based on an 1858 survey, shows the lead vein and the Western Wisconsin Mining Company's mine shafts in a section in the Town of New Diggings, Laf...

Photograph

Mazzuchelli Chapel

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Front view of Father Mazzuchelli's chapel.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of St. Augustine Church. Alter and pews.

Date: 1924 

Description: North view of Saint Augustine's Roman Catholic Church, which was designed and built by the Dominican priest Rev. Samuel Charles Mazzuchelli in 1844.

Photograph

River Front

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A man and a child pose on the dock of a paddle ferry boat named "Dewey." An American flag is affixed to the boat, there is a bell attached on a platform ne...

Photograph

Mazzuchelli Chapel

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Detail on Mazzuchelli's chapel.

Photograph

Mazzuchelli Chapel

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Door detail on Mazzuchelli's chapel.

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Father Mazzuchelli's chapel, St. Augustine's, built before 1850, one of the earliest Catholic churches in Wisconsin.

Photograph

Masonic Lodge

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Masonic Lodge, erected in 1845. The first in Wisconsin, removed to Masonic cemetery outside New Diggings and refurbished as shown in 1950. Marker in front...

Date: 1858 

Description: This 1858 map shows mine shafts, lead veins, and topography on the property of the New Diggings and Shullsburg Mining Company in Section 5 of Township 1 N....

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Masonic Temple marker to commemorate the first Masonic Temple erected in Wisconsin, built in 1845. The marker and temple were moved in 1950 from the town t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of St. Augustine Church in winter.

Photograph

Mazzuchelli Chapel

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Side view of Mazzuchelli's chapel with windows.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Storefronts on Main Street. Sign on building reads: "Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer." Child standing at pump (water pump?) Two cars parked on street.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Front of St. Augustine's Catholic Church.

Map or Atlas

Map of New Diggings

Date: 1874 

Description: Map of New Diggings - inset map in bottom right corner of "Benton & New Diggings" map, on page 11 of "Atlas of Lafayette County Wisconsin," a collection of...

Photograph

Blackstone Mine

Date: 1924 

Description: The Blackstone Mine property and mining equipment.

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