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City: Prairie du Chien
Date: 1800 after
Description: This map is ink and watercolor on paper and shows the main channel and sand bars in the Mississippi River between villages.
Community: Prairie du Chien
Reference Number: 3938
Reference Number: 3941
Reference Number: 3919
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: High School built in 1896. George Fairfield, President of the Board of Education.
Historic Name: Michael Brisbois House
Reference Number: 3952
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...
Date: 1971 ca.
Description: A cottage and trailer house community along a river. A Schlitz beer advertising is nailed to a tree and reads, "Move up to Quality / Schlitz / The Beer Tha...
Date: 1908 before
Description: St. Gabriel's Church. The parish was organized in 1817, the site of this church was acquired in 1836, and building began in 1839 under Father Cretin; Fathe...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Galtier tomb, burial place of Father Lucien Galtier who was chaplain of the parish from 1847 to 1866.
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147515
Description: Fort Crawford was decommissioned in 1856, having outlived its usefulness as a frontier post. During the Civil War, however, it functioned as a military ho...
Description: Forth Crawford (1816-1831).
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