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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.
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...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View looking toward the ruins of Old Walker Hotel.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: An exterior view of Cornish miners' houses along the side of a street.
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.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of original chairs in Mineral Point Opera House's balcony including hat racks.
Description: Interior view of balcony and plaster work of the Mineral Point Opera House.
Description: Sheet 8 of a Sanborn map of a portion of 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.
Description: The ruins of Walker Hotel.
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