Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, restored by the United States Government about 1905.
Description: Prairie du Chien Woolen Mill Company, established in 1890 by George Fairfield.
Description: Graves of Michel Brisbois and (?) Tilmont on a bluff overlooking Prairie du Chien.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Old Northwest Fur Trading Post.
Description: An exterior view of the Villa Louis, built by H. Louis Dousman in 1870.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the bridge over the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View of a plaque about the orchards.
Description: Drawing of Prairie du Chien in 1836. "From an old cut."
Date: 1961-09-09 ca.
Description: View of three farm buildings on a hillside.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: This building was supposedly once used as a storage house for the Northwest Fur Co.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View near railroad tracks of a two-story industrial building and houses at the base of a bluff.
Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. The American Fur Company, which had been organized by John Jacob Astor i...
Description: Pilot Hugh Robinson and his Curtiss hydroplane at Prairie du Chien during a flight that was intended to be the first all the way down the Mississippi River...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Prairie du Chien (vicinity) about 1895-1900. Shell buyers with their launches and barges docked at shoreline. Freshwater clam shells were used in the pearl...
Description: A large building, possibly a mill, next to a river.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: French Cemetery, showing the grave of Mrs. Alexander Gardipe.
Description: Man wearing a hat is seated on bench with a dalmatian dog.
Description: Exterior view of the front of Lawler Hall at Campion College.
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:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706