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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Francois Vertefeuille House
Reference Number: 72061
Description: This plat map shows landowners, the Mississippi River, the Marais de St. Friole, and an old fort. The left margin reads: "Part of the Main Village of Prai...
City: Prairie du Chien
Description: Alleged to be the earliest known view of St. Mary's Institute, which later became St. Mary's College. One-half of a stereograph.
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147520
Description: This map shows lots and streets and includes pencil manuscript notations on the front and certification statements on the reverse. The top left margin rea...
Reference Number: 147521
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the second site, with buildings of 1829-?), on the east bank of the Mississippi River, about 2 miles above the mouth of the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - carriage house
Reference Number: 12639
Historic Name: Michael Brisbois House
Reference Number: 3952
Description: A topographical view of the site of Fort Crawford.
Description: This map is ink and watercolor on paper and includes certifications inscribed by Saml. T. [M?]ight, a civil engineer, Edward H. Brodhead, James H. Lockwood...
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: Lawler Hall at Campion College. This image was made during the Civil War when the building was used as a U.S. Military hospital. Prior to the war, it was B...
Description: A view of the Astor building.
Description: Bird's-eye view drawing of the grounds of Villa Louis, the estate of the fur trading Dousman family. After the death of H. Louis Dousman's mother in 1882,...
Reference Number: 147523
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - main house
Reference Number: 12633
Historic Name: Old Rock School
Reference Number: 3930
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