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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Strange Powers (Poze) House
Reference Number: 3888
Description: This map is ink on cardboard and shows the location of military forts over the course of years. Also shown are points of interest, streets, the Mississippi...
Historic Name: Benjamin F. And Wilhelmina S. Fay House
Reference Number: 3936
Historic Name: LaRiviere-Ravoux House
Reference Number: 94602
Description: This map is ink, pencil, and color on paper and shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, sold lots, streets, and the Mississippi River. Some lots are co...
Description: During the War of 1812, the only battle fought in Wisconsin was in Prairie du Chien, in 1814. Made fifty-six years later, this birds eye drawing depicts th...
Description: This map is ink, pencil, and color on paper and shows numbered lots and labeled streets. The bottom margin of the map reads: "Recorded in the Registry of...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: The Cornelia Vedder house. Described as the house "where George Winnie, a conductor on the Milwaukee and Prairie du Chien Railroad, stayed at the end of hi...
Historic Name: MASON HOUSE
Reference Number: 3942
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - main house
Reference Number: 12633
Historic Name: JOSEPH M STREET HOUSE
Reference Number: 6065
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: This map is pen-and-ink and served as the model for the lithograph produced in 1828 by C.B. Graham. Landowners are labeled as is the Mississippi River.
Description: Group of twelve people, including Nina Dousman, gathered around a table outdoors, with a fountain spouting water in the background. Four people play cards...
Historic Name: Michael Brisbois House
Reference Number: 3952
Description: A view of Fort Crawford (1829-1835).
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...
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: Steam-powered car designed to run on ice across the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien. The LADY FRANKLIN made one successful trip across, but wa...
Historic Name: GERMAN SCHOOL
Reference Number: 3934
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147544
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