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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Interior of a large classroom in a Roman Catholic parochial school.
Description: Dr. J.P. Scanlan, Wisconsin historian.
Description: Albert Wachuta (b.1875?), singer of Bohemian songs with accordion.
Description: Stone crushing plant of the Wisconsin Foundry and Machine Company on Highway 27 near Soldiers Grove, showing a truck being filled with road gravel from the...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph of artesian well, apparently not the same one that was located near the intersection of Wisconsin Street and South Minnesota Street (since rena...
Date: date unknown
Description: The Dousman family members sitting on a porch of Villa Louis.
Description: View down unpaved street with a school building on the left on the opposite side of the street. A board sidewalk leads to a two-story dwelling on the right...
Description: Group of people on the front porch, weighing the guests. A visit was considered successful if the guests weighed more when they left.
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: Christmas photographic postcard to C.L. Harrington from: David Wedgwood, Ben King, Marvin F Hartman, Bryan W. Brewer, Joseph L. Young, Bill Fischer, Jim Da...
Description: During the War of 1812, the only battle fought in Wisconsin was in Prairie du Chien, in 1814. Made fifty-six years later, this birds eye drawing depicts th...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: The offices of the American Fur Company.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Dousman Hotel seen from an elevated view of the Mississippi River.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereoview looking northeast from Case's Block.
Description: A clam fisher in a boat on the Mississippi River near Prairie du Chien. Attached to the long rod are many small hooks similar to grappling hooks. As the bo...
Description: Eudora Kolowinski, from Prairie du Chien, Miss Crawford County, and Bevery Johnston, Ferryville, Miss Villa Louis, in formal dress, stand in front of the p...
Description: This 19th century manuscript map shows land claims near the confluence of the Wisconsin River with the Mississippi River in the Town of Bridgeport, Crawfor...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of buildings in the Kickapoo Valley.
Description: A bow view of the "Sidney". Later named "Washington".
Description: Three-quarter view of the front and side of the Congregational Church at the bottom of a steep, tree-lined hill. A wooden building with narrow arched windo...
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