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Date:  date unknown

Description: A bow view of the "Sidney". Later named "Washington".

Postcard

Campion College

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of Marquette Hall, a dormitory for students at Campion College.

Property Record

COUNTY HIGHWAY K

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Francois Vertefeuille House

Reference Number: 72061

Photograph

St. Mary Academy

Date: 1864 after

Description: A view from lawn of the stone facade of St. Mary Academy. The arched main entrance is partially visible behind trees on left. A bell tower sits in the midd...

Photograph

Campion College

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View from a distance of Campion College.

Property Record

229 S MICHIGAN ST

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Wisconsin General Chiropractic Hospital

Reference Number: 72063

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.

Property Record

201 W BLACKHAWK AVE

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Commercial Hotel

Reference Number: 3914

Property Record

NORTH OF WATER AND DIVISION

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 72065

Postcard

Black Hawk Tree

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Black Hawk Tree in Prairie du Chien Wisconsin. It was rumored that Chief Black Hawk hid within this tree to escape soldiers from Fort Crawford.

Photograph

Dousman Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Dousman family members sitting on a porch of Villa Louis.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Ft. Crawford site located

Date: 1921-10-31

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: ST. GABRIEL'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH

Reference Number: 3900

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Photograph of a painting by Cal Peters depicting construction of the first Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin in 1816. In the painting, several...

Photograph

St. Mary Academy

Date: 1864 after

Description: A view of a gazebo, porch, and benches on the campus of St. Mary Academy. The lawn overlooks the Iowa Bluffs near the Mississippi River.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: MASON HOUSE

Reference Number: 3942

Historical Essay

The War of 1812

Wisconsin's Involvement with the war on the French, British and Natives

Learn how the British relinquished control of Wisconsin and Americans took over the region's fur trade during the war of 1812.

Date: 1820 

Description: Undated manuscript map. Prairie du Chien.

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: This photocopy plat map represents the relative position and size of the sloughs and islands in the Mississippi River, opposite Prairie du Chien.

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