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Historical Essay

Catlin, John, 1803-1874

Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.

Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.

Date: 1922-11-26

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Old Rock School

Reference Number: 3930

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Walton League joins fight on farm plan

Date: 1923-8-24

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1924-5-28

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH

Reference Number: 3931

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Astor Fur Warehouse (American Fur Company)

Reference Number: 3953

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Social life here in 1815

Date: 1914-4-01

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Villa Louis Grounds

Date:  date unknown

Description: Composite panoramic view showing gazebo, star bed, and southeast corner of the lawn.

Read about the fur trade conducted with the Wisconsin Indians over two centuries by first the French, then the British, and finally the Americans.

Date: 1859 

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...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

No foundation for story

Date: 1915-5-12

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date:  date unknown

Description: Schoolhouse at Lawerton(?), built 1859. There is a bell tower on the roof. Several of the windows are boarded up, and the door is either wide open or missi...

Property Record

318 N Main St

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Pierre and Marguerite Lariviere House

Reference Number: 229727

Photograph

French Cemetery

Date: 1953 

Description: French Cemetery.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: A view of the offices of the American Fur Company.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The former Astor (American Fur Trading Company) post building, now a museum of local history and fur trading history. There is a sign reading, "The Riversi...

Date: 1929-3-10

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Drawing

School

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: The first school house at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3945

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