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City: Prairie du Chien
Description: Graves of Michel Brisbois and (?) Tilmont on a bluff overlooking Prairie du Chien.
Date: 1864 after
Description: A view from lawn of the stone facade of St. Mary Academy. The arched main entrance is partially visible behind trees on left. A bell tower sits in the midd...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: The Museum of Medical Progress at the site of Fort Crawford military hospital.
Community: Prairie du Chien
Reference Number: 3894
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior of warehouse, which was formerly a five storied grain elevator. This building stood downstream from the Diamond Jo warehouse. The Mississippi Rive...
Description: Steam-powered car designed to run on ice across the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien. The LADY FRANKLIN made one successful trip across, but wa...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: Military road marker erected in 1927 by Iowa Daughters of the American Revolution at the foot of the old road opposite Prairie du Chien. The road was built...
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse.
Historic Name: GERMAN SCHOOL
Reference Number: 3934
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147544
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Kane's Hotel, built in about 1839 by Ezekiel Tainter, and then called the Phoenix Hotel, on Main Street. It passed through many hands but retained the orig...
Reference Number: 3917
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bluff Street looking east.
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