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Description: Fort Crawford, a view of the ruins of the hospital building.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Campion College of the Sacred Heart.
Description: Rev. Alfred Brunson's home, which was brought in pieces by flat boat from Meadville, Pennsylvania, via St. Louis in 1836. The construction and arrangement...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of the entrance to the Brisbois house.
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, the Mississippi River, Fort Crawford, depot ground, and a graveyard. An old fort location is outlined in re...
Description: A view of the site of the original Fort Crawford (1816-1831).
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford ruins.
Date: date unknown
Description: This map shows farm lots and private land claims on Prairie du Chien. The bottom left margin reads: "Part of sec. 1, T6 N, R 7W and sec. 36, T 7N, R 7W. S...
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house, owned by John Cornelius.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: The church, originally built in 1839, was remodeled and dedicated on November 8, 1908. The Rt. Rev. James Schwebach gave the blessing. The remodeling was...
Description: The former Astor (American Fur Trading Company) post building, now a museum of local history and fur trading history. There is a sign reading, "The Riversi...
Description: Stereograph of John Lawler's pile-pontoon railway bridge over the Mississippi River.
Description: A view of the Astor building.
Description: Union troops at Lawler Hall which was used as a U.S. military hospital during the Civil War. Originally built as the Brisbois Hotel in 1857, it was given f...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of the Crawford County Court house after remodeling.
Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. The American Fur Company, which had been organized by John Jacob Astor i...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: French Cemetery, showing the grave of Mrs. Alexander Gardipe.
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