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Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereoview of John Lawler's pile-pontoon railway bridge over the Mississippi River.
Date: date unknown
Description: Boys play a baseball game while a large crowd of spectators watches from the sidelines. Three stone buildings stand in the background, one of which has a b...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of the Brew house.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house.
Date: 1880 after
Description: A view of Sacred Heart College and the surrounding landscape. Each dormer window has a cross on its peak and the center of the building has a bell tower.
Description: View of the East lawn at Villa Louis dotted with trees and shrubs, with the house in the background. A dog is resting on a path on the right.
Date: 1979 ca.
Description: Villa Louis, home of Hercules Dousman.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of the entrance to the Brisbois house.
Description: The Dousman family members sitting on a porch of Villa Louis.
Description: An aerial view of town.
Description: View of the east terrace at Villa Louis. The Dousman's office building is in the background. Relaxing near the home are Louis DeVierville Dousman, Judith D...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Villa Louis on the Mississippi River, and adjacent buildings.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east. Pencil notation on this photo; reads "House marked X is my home and is said to be built from stone from Fort Crawford. -A.C."
Description: A man and woman golf on the west lawn of Villa Louis. They are probably members of the Dousman family.
Date: 1908 before
Description: St. Gabriel's Church. The parish was organized in 1817, the site of this church was acquired in 1836, and building began in 1839 under Father Cretin; Fathe...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of St. Mary's Academy.
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: This map is ink, color, and pencil on paper and shows streets, farm lots, and a church. Hand written notes appear at the bottom of the map and are very li...
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