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Date: 1906 ca.
Description: "The Dousman House. The Resort of the Mississippi Valley, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin."
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: The old Indian agent's house.
Date: date unknown
Description: An outdoor family portrait with a golf theme. Several members are sitting on a bench and the lawn, with a large house in the background. There are two dogs...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of Campion College.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Black Hawk Tree in Prairie du Chien Wisconsin. It was rumored that Chief Black Hawk hid within this tree to escape soldiers from Fort Crawford.
Date: 1864 after
Description: A view of North Campus at St. Mary Academy taken from a brick walkway. A few structures are visible in the background, and a bench stands near the path.
Description: Woman's Building, one of the oldest buildings in the city. It is believed to have been built in 1842 by John Folsom, an early settler and farmer on the hei...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: View of St. Mary's Institute in 1872, and a view of St. Mary's College in 1922.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of the Brew house.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View seen from Brisbois Bluff.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois Hotel, built in the early 1860's, and used as a hospital during the Civil War. It was later part of Campion High School.
Description: Fort Crawford ruins.
Description: The original Lawler pontoon bridge was replaced in 1910 by this pontoon bridge.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: The Museum of Medical Progress at the site of Fort Crawford military hospital.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of the Diamond Jo warehouse.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of Minnesota Street.
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...
Description: Decorated for the 250th celebration of the discovery of the Mississippi River. The ribbons and banners are all American flag themed. The storefront to the...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery. Photograph made before restoration by the United States Government. Soldiers' families were also buried in the cemetery.
Description: Interior, St. Gabriel's Church.
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