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Trelawny Bedroom

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The bedroom in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was restored under the ownership of Robert M. Neal and is now u...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A woman demonstrating how Shake Rag Street got its name, with the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, behind her. The house was temporarily co...

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Trelawny Fireplace

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The living room fireplace and dining room table in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was restored under the owne...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the Martin and Toay Store in Mineral Point.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Joseph Spensley's smelting furnace, built in 1861.

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Zinc Works

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View looking over the zinc mining operation.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The living area, including a fireplace, desks, chairs and dresser, in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was rest...

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Pendarvis House

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: The Pendarvis home, a restored Cornish miner's home now owned by Robert M. Neal.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A primitive Methodist Church surrounded by homes.

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Railroad Depot

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Railroad depot taken as part of a survey by the Wisconsin Power and Light Company to promote economic development by emphasizing available buildings and bu...

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High Street

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: High Street in Mineral Point.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: St. Paul's Irish Catholic Church, erected in 1855.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A watertower in Mineral Point.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Mineral Point Opera House auditorium and balconies from the stage.

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Trinity Church

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Trinity Church, which was erected in 1845.

Date: 1932 

Description: The Methodist Episcopal Church, dedicated in 1871.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The Pendarvis (left) and Trelawny (right) homes, before the Trelawny house was restored. Originally the homes were Cornish miner's cottages.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A primitive Methodist Church building.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: A book cover for "Mineral Point: A History" by George Fiedler. The cover illustration is of Shake Rag Street, a popular street for Cornish miners.

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Mineral Point Jail

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Reportedly the first jail to be built in Wisconsin, this jail was built somewhere between 1830 and 1835 from hewn logs. Iowa County was organized within th...

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