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A Bizarre Story of Land Prospecting Gone Awry
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Railroad plan of Prairie du Chien.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house.
City: Prairie du Chien
A Warrior Prepared to Die is Disappointed
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of a railroad bridge, constructed of heavy steel that sits on massive stone supports. Wooded hills stand in the background.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of the entrance to the Brisbois house.
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...
Description: Stereograph of the Artesian Well near the intersection of Wisconsin and Minnesota (later renamed Wacouta) Streets. The following is printed on the backside...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: This building was supposedly once used as a storage house for the Northwest Fur Co.
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.
Community: Prairie du Chien
Reference Number: 3947
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This photocopy map includes cross section of buildings.
Description: The sidewheel excursion, "Saint Paul" of the Jo Packet Line, near the Dousman House, the "Senator".
Description: The former Astor (American Fur Trading Company) post building, now a museum of local history and fur trading history. There is a sign reading, "The Riversi...
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.
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