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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of a covered bridge.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Benedict Octagon House, built about 1843.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery. Photograph made before restoration by the United States Government. Soldiers' families were also buried in the cemetery.
Description: View along Main Street of shops, horses and townspeople.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The original Lawler pontoon bridge was replaced in 1910 by this pontoon bridge.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The Benedict House. Built by Dr. Alonzo Benedict and designed for two families. The original roof did not function correctly, so the builder put on a secon...
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, as seen before it was restored by the United States Government.
Date: date unknown
Description: A covered bridge across the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the pontoon bridge construction.
Description: The Beaumont memorial marker on the site of Fort Crawford.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east.
Description: View across yard of the public school, a one-story wood frame L-shaped building on a hill. There are groups of students standing on the stairs at the entra...
Description: Exterior view of show windows of the Prairie du Chien City Library. The cardboard backing reads: "Prairie du Chien, 1918." Reverse of the cardboard mountin...
Description: A view of the site of the original Fort Crawford (1816-1831).
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This photocopy map includes cross section of buildings.
Description: This plat map shows landowners, the Mississippi River, the Marais de St. Friole, and an old fort. The left margin reads: "Part of the Main Village of Prai...
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, after restoration by the United States Government. In the left background is the Prairie du Chien Sanitarium, built on the...
Description: View down road with three houses and a barbershop lining the street. A lamp post is on the left of the image.
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