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Description: During the War of 1812, the only battle fought in Wisconsin was in Prairie du Chien, in 1814. Made fifty-six years later, this birds eye drawing depicts th...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery. Photograph made before restoration by the United States Government. Soldiers' families were also buried in the cemetery.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: The old Indian agent's house.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, as seen before it was restored by the United States Government.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View looking toward old Diamond Jo Warehouse, before the bridge was built.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: "The Dousman House. The Resort of the Mississippi Valley, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin."
Description: High School built in 1896. George Fairfield, President of the Board of Education.
Description: This map displays the plan for claiming various settlement zones in the Prairie des Chiens area in 1820. It shows Fort Crawford and 87 confirmed and unconf...
Date: date unknown
Description: Schoolhouse at Lawerton(?), built 1859. There is a bell tower on the roof. Several of the windows are boarded up, and the door is either wide open or missi...
Description: View along North First Street showing the Brisbois house (center).
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, after restoration by the United States Government. In the left background is the Prairie du Chien Sanitarium, built on the...
Description: A group of young men stand in the far background on a dirt road. Homes are on either side of the street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east. Pencil notation on this photo; reads "House marked X is my home and is said to be built from stone from Fort Crawford. -A.C."
Description: Elevated view of street, with horse-drawn vehicles parked in front of storefronts. A covered bridge is in the background.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the north side of town, from high on the bluff.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Congregational church, organized in 1852.
Description: Tombstone of Jean Joseph Rolette, first agent of the American Fur Company at this post, in the French Cemetery.
Description: Dousman House Hotel, built in 1863 near the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad to provide accommodations for its patrons. View looking southeast near...
Description: Prairie du Chien Woolen Mill Company, established in 1890 by George Fairfield.
Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.
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