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Description: Group portrait of quarrymen posing with their implements. There are carts on tracks that lead to the cliffs of the quarry behind the group.
Description: Group portrait of construction workers, two women and a dog at the railroad tracks near the depot. They are posed near a crane. A group of people stand on...
Date: date unknown
Description: View looking down bluff of a residential neighborhood. On the right is the Mississippi River. Railroad tracks run along the shoreline towards more bluffs.
Description: View down road with three houses and a barbershop lining the street. A lamp post is on the left of the image.
Description: View down unpaved residential road. The Methodist Episcopal Church is on the right.
Description: Panoramic view of the east lawn at Villa Louis. The house and office building can be seen at right.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house.
Description: Locomotive at the De Soto depot on the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad line. The Mississippi River is on the left.
Date: 1965-07-05 ca.
Description: View from the Mississippi River toward the bluffs. A residential home, old bank building, truck and railroad building are visible. Railroad tracks runs acr...
Description: Steam-powered car designed to run on ice across the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien. The LADY FRANKLIN made one successful trip across, but wa...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The Highway bridge over the Mississippi River, erected in 1931-1932. View looking west toward Iowa.
Description: Workers pose at the entrance of the old bridge. There are railroad tracks in the foreground with signs that read, "free bridge," "men working," and "cautio...
Description: View of the east terrace at Villa Louis. The Dousman's office building is in the background. Relaxing near the home are Louis DeVierville Dousman, Judith D...
Description: View down double set of railroad tracks with the De Soto depot on the left and the Mississippi River on the right. A car is parked at the depot, and bluffs...
Description: Exterior view from across road of a man in overalls standing in front of the Dobson Brothers General Blacksmith and Repair Shop. The Methodist Evangelical...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereoview looking northeast from Case's Block.
Description: An old Ford Roadster and a new Ford Thunderbird parked at a service station.
Description: View near railroad tracks of a two-story industrial building and houses at the base of a bluff.
Date: 1965-07-04 ca.
Description: A rural valley with a stream running through the pasture. In the background, a farm is visible through the trees.
Description: Photographic postcard of the toll bridge that spans the Wisconsin River. Part of the bridge is covered. Several men stand along the railing. A sign warns "...
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