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Description: Sitting room in Pendarvis House. There are rocking chairs and a bench by the fire in the fireplace. There is a corner china cabinet on the right near a win...
Description: Portrait of Jim Carbis, mason.
Description: The home of Henry Plowman, the co-founder of a local newspaper, The Miner's Free Press. The house was erected in 1855-1856 and was reportedly later occupie...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: A restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration the siding was...
Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1962-06-16 ca.
Description: An old chimney near the town fishing pond. In the foreground, trees grow in the pond.
Description: Kitchen at Pendarvis House. Near the window is a chair and a butter churn. In the center is a woodburning stove, with a firewood box behind it against the...
Description: Room on a lower floor in Pendarvis House. In the center is a stairwell up to the next floor, a bookshelf in the right corner, and a portrait of a man above...
Description: Portrait of Richard Thomas, son of Sampson Thomas, born in Falmouth, England, in 1817, died in Mineral Point, Wisconsin, in 1886. With James Carbis, he bui...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Bedroom in Pendarvis House. Furniture includes a 4-poster bed, two chairs, a chest, a dresser, and a wash basin and ewer on a stand.
Description: View looking toward the ruins of Old Walker Hotel.
Date: 1945 ca.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Mineral Point from a carte-de-visite by the "practical photographer."
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The rear facade of a cheese house.
Description: A bedroom in the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration...
Description: Sheet 4 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: The empty building that was formerly Walker Hotel.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Spensley Furnace on the Holsmiller farm.
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