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Community: Prairie du Chien
Reference Number: 3937
City: Prairie du Chien
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.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Photograph of a painting by Cal Peters depicting the surrender of Black Hawk at Fort Crawford in 1832.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Reference Number: 3943
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: One-half stereoview of town, looking northeast from Case's Block.
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).
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...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: "The Dousman House. The Resort of the Mississippi Valley, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin."
Historic Name: Commercial Hotel
Reference Number: 3914
Historic Name: N. Iowa Produce Cold Storage
Reference Number: 72068
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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