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Description: Villa Louis, the mansion of Hercules Dousman.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Brisbois House.
Description: View of Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. "The ground where this sanitarium stands was the site of Gen. Taylor's headquarters at Fort Crawford in 1832. It was...
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: date unknown
Description: View along the path leading to the east entrance at Villa Louis. The herringbone pattered brick path is lined with trees and coleus plants.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View from field of Villa Louis, the residence of Hercules L. Dousman.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house, the oldest stone house in the state of Wisconsin.
Date: 1864 after
Description: A view of North Campus at St. Mary Academy taken from a brick walkway. A few structures are visible in the background, and a bench stands near the path.
Description: View of Praire du Chien Sanitarium.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: East view of round canna bed and grotto on Villa Louis grounds. The house can be seen at left.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house, owned by John Cornelius.
Description: A view of a gazebo, porch, and benches on the campus of St. Mary Academy. The lawn overlooks the Iowa Bluffs near the Mississippi River.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior view of the front hallway of Villa Louis.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: D. Scanlon house on N. Beaumont Street.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house.
Description: View across field towards Villa Louis, with a white fence in the middle ground and a race track in the foreground.
Description: Panoramic view of southwest corner of Villa Louis lawn. The house and a path can be seen at right.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: LaPointe house built about the time of the War of 1812, and razed in 1921. It was originally a log structure which was later clapboarded, but the logs stil...
Description: Violet and Judith Dousman seated together between a canna bed and a weeping mulberry.
Description: A horse-drawn carriage pauses along a fence on the right side of a dirt road. Houses stand to the left.
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