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Community: Prairie du Chien
Reference Number: 3827
City: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Joseph Rolette House
Reference Number: 3958
Description: View of Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. "The ground where this sanitarium stands was the site of Gen. Taylor's headquarters at Fort Crawford in 1832. It was...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view of Campion College, formerly the Sacred Heart College.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from shoreline of the "Capitol" excursion steamer pulled up to the bank of the Mississippi. The steamer has three or four decks, and elaborately detai...
Date: 1814 ca.
Description: Fort Shelby, built by the Americans during the War of 1812. In 1814 the fort surrendered to British forces led by Captain Andrew W. Bulger who renamed it...
Description: Boys play a baseball game while a large crowd of spectators watches from the sidelines. Three stone buildings stand in the background, one of which has a b...
Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.
Historic Name: LAWLER, JOHN, HOUSE
Reference Number: 3939
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...
Reference Number: 3909
Historic Name: Commercial Hotel
Reference Number: 3914
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Campion College of the Sacred Heart.
Description: View from sidewalk of a street carnival with tents, circus banners and a Ferris Wheel set up in the middle of the street. Signboards advertise ice cream an...
Description: This map shows buildings and dimensions of Fort Crawford and hospital overlaid on a plat of existing lots, streets, and closed streets.
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