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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Gremore-Coorough House
Reference Number: 72069
City: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147511
Historic Name: Strange Powers (Poze) House
Reference Number: 3888
Description: Fort Shelby built in 1814 and named for the Governor of Kentucky, was surrendered to British forces later in 1814 and renamed Fort McKay. Pictured here is...
Historic Name: W. H. C. FOLSOM HOUSE
Reference Number: 3889
Reference Number: 147546
Description: Stereograph of the Artesian Well near the intersection of Wisconsin and Minnesota (later renamed Wacouta) Streets. The following is printed on the back of...
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the original site, 1816-1831).
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois Hotel, built in the early 1860's, and used as a hospital during the Civil War. It was later part of Campion High School.
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - carriage house
Reference Number: 12639
Historic Name: Crawford County Courthouse
Reference Number: 3896
Description: This map shows lots and streets and includes pencil manuscript notations on the front and certification statements on the reverse. The top left margin rea...
Historic Name: Evangelical United Brethren Church
Reference Number: 170921
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: 1898 ca.
Description: The Dousman family and friends on the east porch of Villa Louis.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: The Cornelia Vedder house. Described as the house "where George Winnie, a conductor on the Milwaukee and Prairie du Chien Railroad, stayed at the end of hi...
Reference Number: 147510
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