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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of High Street, looking east.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: St. Paul's Irish Catholic Church, erected in 1855.
Description: The home of J. Hutchinson originally built by John B. Terry and consisting of just the first story. Terry came to the lead region in 1829 as a merchant and...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: An aerial view of Mineral Point showing the construction of State Highway 23-39.
Description: The home of Montgomery M. Cothren, erected in 1855. Cothren served as a delegate to the Territorial Legislature in 1847-1848 and was later elected to the S...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The Knights of Pythias Castle Hall, formerly the Presbyterian Church, dedicated in 1844. The small building to the right of the church was built and occupi...
Date: 1940 ca.
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: An exterior view of the Methodist Episcopal Church, located at Doty and Iowa Streets. This church was originally dedicated in 1871.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: The patio area of a Cornish house.
Description: Costumed actors and actresses from the Mineral Point Players stand on the steps of the Gundry Mansion while enacting a scene from Shakespeare's "A Midsumme...
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of a building owned by the Rodolf family along a commercial street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View looking over the zinc mining operation.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of original chairs in Mineral Point Opera House's balcony including hat racks.
Description: Exterior view of the Trinity Episcopal Church, which was erected in 1845. There are automobiles parked on the road in front of the building.
Description: A Cornish house on Shake Rag Street.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The second floor living room in a restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but...
Description: Manufactured by the Milwaukee Corrugating Company, Josiah Paynter's filling station at 110 South Chestnut Street was the first in Mineral Point.
Description: The home of Joseph Gundry, a dry goods merchant. The house was later acquired for use as a museum by the Mineral Point Historical Society.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Cornish homes on Shakerag Street in Mineral Point.
Native American Photographs
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