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U.S. Hotel

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Hotel.

Photograph

CMSP Locomotive

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,...

Date: 1890 ca.

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,...

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The U.S. Hotel

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: 1942 ca.

Description: Robert Neal serving Cornish pasty at Pendarvis.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: An interior view of a room in Pendarvis House. To the right of the fireplace is a dresser in the corner. On the left of the fireplace is a drop-leaf table....

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of original chairs in Mineral Point Opera House's balcony including hat racks.

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Walker Hotel

Date: 1932 

Description: The empty building that was formerly Walker Hotel.

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Zinc Works

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The zinc works mining operation.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1837-1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by Thomas Widley.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Lithograph of a map drawn to indicate a mine on land owned by Mineral Point Mining Co. in the lead region of southwestern Wisconsin.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Decorative plasterwork in the Mineral Point Opera House showing stage and painted curtain in background.

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Walker Hotel Ruins

Date: 1962-06-16 

Description: The ruined facade of the Walker Hotel.

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Mineral Point

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Description: Aerial view of Mineral Point.

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Description: Portrait of Jim Carbis, mason.

Photograph

Zinc Works

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The zinc works.

Date: 1954-08-05 

Description: Portrait of Ulmont Healy, seated on a step. He is the director of the Mineral Point Players' production of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

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Small Town Skyline

Date: 1967-06 ca.

Description: View from field of a small town skyline, as seen from across a hollow. A large tree stands in the foreground and a church steeple is prominent in the backg...

Date: 1900 after

Description: This facsimile of a manuscript map shows lots and streets. The lower left corner includes a certification.

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