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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Brisbois grave, tomb of Michael Brisbois.
Date: 1920 ca.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east.
Description: Brisbois grave, a view of the tomb of Michael Brisbois.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Brisbois House.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: River with distant hills behind a town. An island stands in the foreground.
Date: 1979 ca.
Description: Villa Louis, home of Hercules Dousman.
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: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. At the time this image was made, the structure was occupied by Ben Schau...
Description: View from water tower, showing the grove where Black Hawk's pursuers were supposed to have camped in 1832. The group of men are digging foundations for a...
Description: This plat map shows lots, the Kickapoo River, and the Wisconsin River.
Description: Senator William Proxmire walked thousands of miles in Wisconsin to meet constituents. Here he is, in a snowmobile suit, shaking hands with a woman outside...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house, the oldest stone house in the state of Wisconsin.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Villa Louis on the Mississippi River, and adjacent buildings.
Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. The American Fur Company, which had been organized by John Jacob Astor i...
Description: View down Main Street with steep, tree covered hill in the far background. On the left a man is holding flour sacks and standing near a horse-drawn wagon l...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the front of Lawler Hall at Campion College.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.
Date: date unknown
Description: View over fence of a family posing on the porch of a stone house. Text on photograph says: "Old Stone House Erected About 1800 for an Indian School."
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of St. Mary's Academy.
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