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Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Robert Neal baking Cornish pasty at Pendarvis.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The home of Moses Strong, a prominent attorney, politician, speculator and land agent who moved to Wisconsin Territory and settled in Mineral Point in 1836...
Description: The Harris Cottage, south elevation, or front.
Description: Robert Neal serving Cornish pasty at Pendarvis.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Pendarvis and Trelawny, Cornish miners' houses on Shake Rag Street.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: A Cornish miner's house.
Description: The front door of the Harris cottage.
Description: A street in Mineral Point, looking north.
Description: Sheet 8 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: An unidentified mining scene where two men crank a windlass, common only in early lead and zinc mining in southwest Wisconsin. The windlass was used to low...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Rear view of the Lanyon house, built by William Lanyon. At the time of this photograph, the house was occupied by Mr. and Mrs. George Jeuck.
Description: Sheet 10 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
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."
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: High Street in Mineral Point.
Date: 1962-06-16 ca.
Description: A row of historical homes, once owned by Cornish miners. Purchased by Robert Neal, the house on the left is undergoing restoration. Mr. Neal has also resto...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: The home of Alex Wilson.
Date: 1960 after
Description: View of businesses on High Street, including the Rexall Drugstore on the left corner. One can also see a glimpse of the City Hall, directly across the stre...
Date: date unknown
Description: The Musgrove house and furnace site.
Description: The living room in the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after resto...
Description: The empty building that was formerly Walker Hotel.
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