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Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The home of Moses Strong, a prominent attorney, politician, speculator and land agent who moved to Wisconsin Territory and settled in Mineral Point in 1836...
Description: Sheet 4 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View looking down railroad tracks towards the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad locomotive #240, a type 4-4-0. On the right is a steep, rocky bank,...
Description: Sheet 9 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Sheet 5 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The zinc works mining operation.
Description: The ruined facade of the Walker Hotel.
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: 1858 ca.
Description: The U.S. Hotel was constructed in 1852 by Hugh Phillips to be used for mercentile purposes, but later transformed into the hotel.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad locomotive #280 at the Mineral Point depot. A group of people stand on the platform. The depot was built in 1857,...
Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: A street in Mineral Point, looking north.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The zinc works.
Date: date unknown
Description: The ruins of the Walker Hotel.
Date: 1940 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...
Date: 1975 ca.
Description: The dog statue on the front of the Gundry, Gray and Company Store.
Description: Exterior view from across the street of the Washburn and Woodman Bank building on a cloudy winter day.
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