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Property Record

136 N MINNESOTA

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3937

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Black Hawk Tree

Date: 1905-3-31

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Postcard

Black Hawk Tree

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.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

An old landmark

Date: 1911-4-06

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1922-4-05

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Photograph of a painting by Cal Peters depicting the surrender of Black Hawk at Fort Crawford in 1832.

Historical Essay

War of 1812 Cannonball

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Fragment of six-pound cannonball fired in battle between American and British forces on July 1814 at Prairie du Chien, Illinois Territory (now Wisconsin).

Date: 1925-1-07

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3943

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: One-half stereoview of town, looking northeast from Case's Block.

Date: 1825 

Description: Hand-colored lithograph portrait of Chippewa (Ojibwa) chief Kitch-ee-i-aa-ba, or the Big Buck. Painted at the Treaty of Prarie du Chien (1825).

Date: 1922-12-12

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Badger city scene of historic elopement

Date: 1916-2-27

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1898 

Description: Dousman family and house party guests playing billiards at Villa Louis. A lamp hangs over the table and prints are displayed on the walls. A display cabine...

Photograph

Dousman House

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: "The Dousman House. The Resort of the Mississippi Valley, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin."

Property Record

201 W BLACKHAWK AVE

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Commercial Hotel

Reference Number: 3914

Property Record

SE OF BLACKHAWK AND WATER

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: N. Iowa Produce Cold Storage

Reference Number: 72068

Date: 1929-2-03

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Newspaper Article/Clipping

History of Prairie du Chien

Date: 1863-1-20

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1800 after

Description: This map is ink and watercolor on paper and shows the main channel and sand bars in the Mississippi River between villages.

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