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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: 1832 ca.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, as well as the location of a shot tower, houses, stores, and barns. The map is oriented with the north to the left. T...
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
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,...
Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of buildings, including the Post Office.
Description: Sketch of the Shot Tower.
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 5 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad locomotive #280 at the Mineral Point depot. A group of people stand on the platform. The depot was built in 1857,...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Garden City Brewery, built in 1854.
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.
Date: 1831 ca.
Description: Pencil drawing of the Shot Tower.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Mineral Point from a carte-de-visite by the "practical photographer."
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A view of the village from a nearby bluff across a pond.
Description: Portrait of the Moscow Laseselskab (the Moscow Library Association). Rasmus B. Anderson is probably in the group.
Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: High Street in Mineral Point.
Description: Sheet 1 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
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