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City: Prairie du Chien
Date: date unknown
Description: Page from photo album showing Nina S. Dousman and three sisters posed outdoors while hiking in a coulee, north of town. Nina is seated and reading. Three o...
Description: A clam fisher in a boat on the Mississippi River near Prairie du Chien. Attached to the long rod are many small hooks similar to grappling hooks. As the bo...
Description: The Black Hawk Tree growing in the middle of the street. According to legend, Chief Black Hawk hid in the branches of this tree for three days during the B...
Description: Dr. J.P. Scanlan, Wisconsin historian.
Description: View along North First Street showing the Brisbois house (center).
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Looking east down dirt road. Commercial buildings and storefronts line the road.
Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: St. Mary's Institute
Reference Number: 3906
Reference Number: 3933
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: This early 19th century manuscript map of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, shows sections, landownership and acreages, roads, and ferries in the towns of Bridg...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. At the time this photograph was taken, the structure was occupied by Ben...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of the entrance to the Brisbois house.
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Description: A view of Marquette Hall, a dormitory for students at Campion College.
From Slave to Healer
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Railroad plan of Prairie du Chien.
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