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Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of a building owned by the Rodolf family along a commercial street.
Description: Pencil sketch of a stone house with a porch the full length of the dwelling, supported by 6 columns.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Sixth plate ferrotype/tintype of a Civil War Soldier. Three-quarter length portrait, perhaps Captain Edward Devlin, of Mineral Point, holding a sword. He s...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Fountain Street looking west.
Description: Sheet 5 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Pencil sketch of buildings, including the Post Office.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Martin and Toay Store in Mineral Point.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: A book cover for "Mineral Point: A History" by George Fiedler. The cover illustration is of Shake Rag Street, a popular street for Cornish miners.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: The Gundry, Gray and Company store. The building was erected in 1841 and the dog was added in 1871.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Mineral Point, looking southeast.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: High Street in Mineral Point.
Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.
Description: Joseph Spensley's smelting furnace, built in 1861.
Description: Lithograph of a map drawn to indicate a mine on land owned by Mineral Point Mining Co. in the lead region of southwestern Wisconsin.
Date: 1836 after
Description: This early to mid-19th century map shows the township and range system, sections, landownership, furnaces, lead mines, copper mines, and roads in the vicin...
Description: A primitive Methodist Church surrounded by homes.
Description: Sheet 4 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1838 after
Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1837-1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by Thomas Widley.
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: The U.S. Hotel was constructed in 1852 by Hugh Phillips to be used for mercentile purposes, but later transformed into the hotel.
Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
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