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Photograph

View from Bluffs

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from the bluffs in or near McGregor, Iowa.

Property Record

220 N BEAUMONT

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Crawford County Courthouse

Reference Number: 3896

Photograph

Villa Louis Porch

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: The Dousman family and friends on the east porch of Villa Louis.

Date: 1928-1-24

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Historical Essay

Early U.S. Settlement

Military Outposts in Wisconsin

Read how American forts were established and settlement increased in Wisconsin after the War of 1812.

Property Record

S END OF N PRAIRIE ST

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3949

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3827

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the East lawn at Villa Louis dotted with trees and shrubs, with the house in the background. A dog is resting on a path on the right.

Date: 1927-7-22

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Historical Essay

Petersylvania, Wisconsin

A Bizarre Story of Land Prospecting Gone Awry

Read the amazing story of a man who watched his potential 10,000-square-mile northern Wisconsin empire disappear into thin air.

Property Record

139 S MARQUETTE RD

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 125501

Property Record

124 N BEAUMONT

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3901

Date: 1953 

Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Old Rock School

Reference Number: 3930

Date:  date unknown

Description: This map shows farm lots and private land claims on Prairie du Chien. The bottom left margin reads: "Part of sec. 1, T6 N, R 7W and sec. 36, T 7N, R 7W. S...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Raise funds to restore Ft. Crawford

Date: 1930-6-08

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Villa Louis

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across field towards Villa Louis, with a white fence in the middle ground and a race track in the foreground.

Postcard

Campion College

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Our Lady of the Angels Chapel at Campion College.

Property Record

105 E. Blackhawk Ave.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Masonic Center

Reference Number: 147522

Photograph

Villa Louis

Date: 1979 ca.

Description: Villa Louis, home of Hercules Dousman.

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