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Date: 1840 ca.
Description: The old Indian agent's house.
Date: 1979 ca.
Description: Villa Louis, home of Hercules Dousman.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Villa Louis on the Mississippi River, and adjacent buildings.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Benedict Octagon House, built about 1843.
Date: 1864 after
Description: A view of North Campus at St. Mary Academy taken from a brick walkway. A few structures are visible in the background, and a bench stands near the path.
Description: Interior view of the front hallway of Villa Louis.
Description: A view of the DeLury log cabin, where four generations (at time of photo) of the same family have lived. Probably built around 1840.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The Benedict House. Built by Dr. Alonzo Benedict and designed for two families. The original roof did not function correctly, so the builder put on a secon...
Description: Villa Louis, the mansion of Hercules Dousman.
Description: The Cornelia Vedder house. Described as the house "where George Winnie, a conductor on the Milwaukee and Prairie du Chien Railroad, stayed at the end of hi...
Description: View of Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. "The ground where this sanitarium stands was the site of Gen. Taylor's headquarters at Fort Crawford in 1832. It was...
Description: A view of the Brisbois House, east elevation.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: LaPointe house built about the time of the War of 1812, and razed in 1921. It was originally a log structure which was later clapboarded, but the logs stil...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View from field of Villa Louis, the residence of Hercules L. Dousman.
Date: date unknown
Description: A horse-drawn carriage pauses along a fence on the right side of a dirt road. Houses stand to the left.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois House from across the railroad tracks.
Description: View of Praire du Chien Sanitarium.
Description: A view of the Brew house.
Description: An outdoor family portrait with a golf theme. Several members are sitting on a bench and the lawn, with a large house in the background. There are two dogs...
Description: View along North First Street showing the Brisbois house (center).
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