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Fond du Lac Company House

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DESCRIPTION

Fond du Lac Company House. Groups of Indians are in the yard outside the inn, and several Indian dwellings are erected next to it. A man on horseback with a firearm sits near the Indians.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 31072

Creation Date: 1837 

Creator Name: Chicago Lithographing Co.

City: Fond du Lac

County: Fond du Lac

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Place File*

Genre: Print

Original Format Type: prints, fine-art

Original Format Number: PH 3-1041

Original Dimensions: 12 x 16 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The Fond du Lac Company house was operated as an inn by Colwert Pier and his wife. The text on the postcard reads, "The First House in Fond du Lac, Wis. (Built in 1837)." See also Image ID 31070

SUBJECTS

Animals

Cities and towns

Dwellings

Horses

Human settlements

Indians of North America

Men

Persons

Service industries

Taverns (Inns)

Wisconsin

Women

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