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Community: Prairie du Chien
Reference Number: 3901
City: Prairie du Chien
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of St. Mary's Academy.
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147542
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, as seen before it was restored by the United States Government.
An Old Man's Tall Tale
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse.
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: This map is pen-and-ink and served as the model for the lithograph produced in 1828 by C.B. Graham. Landowners are labeled as is the Mississippi River.
Description: Fort Crawford was decommissioned in 1856, having outlived its usefulness as a frontier post. During the Civil War, however, it functioned as a military ho...
Date: date unknown
Description: "Section of New Prairie du Chien Marquette $1,000,000 Suspension Bridge. Total length 3729 feet. Only suspension bridge on the Mississippi River. Open for...
Reference Number: 147504
Description: An outdoor family portrait with a golf theme. Several members are sitting on a bench and the lawn, with a large house in the background. There are two dogs...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse, a view from the river.
Description: A view of Our Lady of the Angels Chapel at Campion College.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior of warehouse, said to be the remains of a five story grain elevator.
Description: Pilot Hugh Robinson and his Curtiss hydroplane at Prairie du Chien during a flight that was intended to be the first all the way down the Mississippi River...
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