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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147520
Reference Number: 147521
Description: Fort Shelby built in 1814 and named for the Governor of Kentucky, was surrendered to British forces later in 1814 and renamed Fort McKay. Pictured here is...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Group of people on the front porch, weighing the guests. A visit was considered successful if the guests weighed more when they left.
Description: The Dousman family and friends on the east porch of Villa Louis.
Reference Number: 147523
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - gazebo
Reference Number: 12638
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Dousman Warehouse, East Water Street. Originally located on the wharf parallel with the river. Built 1839, and occupied by Dousman until about 1855.
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...
Date: 1814 ca.
Description: Fort Shelby, built by the Americans during the War of 1812. In 1814 the fort surrendered to British forces led by Captain Andrew W. Bulger who renamed it...
Reference Number: 147481
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph looking northeast from Case's Block.
Historic Name: LAWLER, JOHN, HOUSE
Reference Number: 3939
Description: This map shows streets and lots. The right side of the map includes notes on widths of streets and certifications. The top right reads: "Parish's Additio...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View from field of Villa Louis, the residence of Hercules L. Dousman.
City: Prairie du Chien
Description: This map is a development plat that shows street names, numbered blocks and lots, and small farm lot owners. Included on the right of the map is a large a...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois Hotel, built in the early 1860's, and used as a hospital during the Civil War. It was later part of Campion High School.
Historic Name: Dousman Hotel
Reference Number: 3956
Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.
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