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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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, restored by the United States Government about 1905.
Description: A view of St. Mary's Academy.
Description: Page from photo album showing Nina S. Dousman and three sisters posed outdoors while hiking in a coulee, north of town. Nina is seated and reading. Three o...
Description: Stereograph of John Lawler's pile-pontoon railway bridge over the Mississippi River.
Description: Prairie du Chien Woolen Mill Company, established in 1890 by George Fairfield.
Description: View of town with St. Mary's Academy seen in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of Marquette Hall, a dormitory for students at Campion College.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad pontoon bridge between Marquette, Iowa, and Prairie du Chien.
Description: A view of Fort Crawford after restoration.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, as seen before it was restored by the United States Government.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Mississippi River from the Brisbois Mansion. Left to right: Dousman House Hotel, railroad station, electrical plant smoke stack, Diamond Jo warehouse, and...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior of warehouse, said to be the remains of a five story grain elevator.
Description: Hotel and dining room.
Description: During the War of 1812, the only battle fought in Wisconsin was in Prairie du Chien, in 1814. Made fifty-six years later, this birds eye drawing depicts th...
Description: The Beaumont memorial marker on the site of Fort Crawford.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Bridge across the Mississippi River between Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin and Marquette, Iowa.
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