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Photograph

Warehouse

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...

Property Record

BLACKHAWK AVE

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: commercial building

Reference Number: 147519

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The Benedict House. Built by Dr. Alonzo Benedict and designed for two families. The original roof did not function correctly, so the builder put on a secon...

Date: 1820 

Description: This map displays the plan for claiming various settlement zones in the Prairie des Chiens area in 1820. It shows Fort Crawford and 87 confirmed and unconf...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four males pose on a large outcropping of rocks in a wooded area.

Painting

Fort Crawford

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: Photograph of a painting of the second Fort Crawford, built 1829-1835. The first Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien was built in 1816, abandoned in 1826, r...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Campion Jesuit High School, Lawler Hall, finished in 1955.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Woman first state doctor

Date: 1925-11-29

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1922-5-19

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: MILWAUKEE ROAD RR DEPOT

Reference Number: 3957

A Bizarre Story of Scientific Progress

Learn the bizarre story and scientific contributions of Alexis St. Martin, the man who lived over 50 years after a shotgun blasted a hole in his side.

Photograph

Fort Crawford

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.

Map or Atlas

Lower Prairie du Chien

Date: 1856 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, depot building, and the Milwaukee & Mississippi Rail Road.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A bow view of the "Sidney". Later named "Washington".

Property Record

BLACKHAWK AVE

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 80988

Property Record

716 S. Marquette Road

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 228077

Photograph

Fort Crawford

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford ruins. This image may be even earlier than 1875; by the 1880's almost nothing was left of the actual fort compound buildings.

Property Record

614 S BEAUMONT

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 130810

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Letter of 1776 read at graves reunion

Date: 1927-8-24

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Dousman Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two members of the Dousman Family relaxing on the porch of Villa Louis.

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