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City: Prairie du Chien
Community: Prairie du Chien
Reference Number: 125499
Pioneer Settler and Indian Trader
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The Dousman Office building, later used as a pearl button factory.
Historic Name: SACRED HEART COLLEGE
Reference Number: 3946
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: This plat map is pen-and-ink and shows landowners, the Mississippi River, the Marais de St. Friole, Fort Crawford, the town commons, and the Village of St....
Description: Elevated view from Reservoir Bluff to the east of the town. The bluffs of Iowa can be seen in the distance.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: Marquette University dean, Archibald J. Tallmadge, S.J. delivers a speech at the 250th anniversary celebration of the discovery of the Mississippi River by...
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...
Description: A crowd gathered on the Mississippi River shoreline near Prairie du Chien. They are watching pioneer aviator Hugh Robinson taxi his Curtiss flying boat.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse, a view from the river.
Historic Name: Emily Hooe House
Reference Number: 72072
Date: date unknown
Description: Boys swimming in a lake pose for a photograph as others sit in a rowboat behind them.
Description: A horse-drawn carriage pauses along a fence on the right side of a dirt road. Houses stand to the left.
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...
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