Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Intended for tourists, this brochure, titled: "Winneshiek Worlds Famous Wild Life Refuge Historic Fort Crawford and Picturesque Prairie du Chien," feature...
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.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Marquette Hall, a dormitory at Campion College.
Description: Brisbois Hotel, later part of Campion College.
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: 1840 ca.
Description: A view of Fort Crawford (the second site and buildings of 1829-?).
Description: Fort Crawford (the second site, with buildings of 1829-?), on the east bank of the Mississippi River, about 2 miles above the mouth of the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the original site, 1816-1831).
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of Our Lady of the Angels Chapel at Campion College.
Description: View from crowd of a pair of trapeze acrobats performing at a street fair.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of Minnesota Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from Bribois Bluff.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house.
Description: This map shows a line, marked with latitude and longitude coordinates that runs through Prairie du Chien. Only a few features beyond this line are displaye...
Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. At the time this photograph was taken, the structure was occupied by Ben...
Description: A view of Marquette Hall, a dormitory for students at Campion College.
Description: Fort Crawford, a view of the ruins of the hospital building.
Description: British evacuation of their fort at Prairie du Chien after the end of the War of 1812. Fort Shelby, the first fort at Prairie du Chien, was built in 1814 b...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: View of St. Mary's Institute in 1872, and a view of St. Mary's College in 1922.
Description: Fishing nets and implements and boats along the shoreline of the Mississippi River, with buildings visible in the background.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706