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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...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Garden City Brewery, built in 1854.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Martin and Toay Store in Mineral Point.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Joseph Spensley's smelting furnace, built in 1861.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A primitive Methodist Church surrounded by homes.
Description: High Street in Mineral Point.
Description: Wisconsin map illustrating the Mineral Point Railroad and its connections.
Description: Sheet 4 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: The deed is for sale of land under jurisdiction of Mineral Point Office in 1839 during the Van Buren administration. Frederick Sprague is from Oakland Coun...
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.
Description: Sheet 1 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of a stone house with a porch the full length of the dwelling, supported by 6 columns.
Description: This map of Woodman's Addition in Mineral Point is pen-and-ink on paper.
The map includes certifications signed by John B. Whitelaw (surveyor), Cyrus Wood...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View looking down railroad tracks towards the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad locomotive #240, a type 4-4-0. On the right is a steep, rocky bank,...
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 5 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A hand-drawn plat map of Mineral Point, Wisconsin showing street layout and location of buildings.
Description: Pencil sketch of a building owned by the Rodolf family along a commercial street.
Description: Pencil sketch of buildings, including the Post Office.
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