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Date: 1962 ca.
Description: The Museum of Medical Progress at the site of Fort Crawford military hospital.
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: Lawler Hall at Campion College. This image was made during the Civil War when the building was used as a U.S. Military hospital. Prior to the war, it was B...
City: Prairie du Chien
Description: Dousman family and house party guests dressed for a fancy ball. They are posed on the staircase and in the hall and are wearing fancy dress or costumes. On...
Description: British evacuation of their fort at Prairie du Chien after the end of the War of 1812. Fort Shelby, the first fort at Prairie du Chien, was built in 1814 b...
Description: Fort Shelby built in 1814 and named for the Governor of Kentucky, was surrendered to British forces later in 1814 and renamed Fort McKay. Pictured here is...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery.
Description: Interior, St. Gabriel's Church.
Description: Strolling in the garden, Gwendolyn Druyfor and Shirley Adams, are dressed in costumes and carrying a parasol.
Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Benjamin F. And Wilhelmina S. Fay House
Reference Number: 3936
Description: Bridge over the Mississippi River, built in 1874 and destroyed in 1910.
Description: During the War of 1812, the only battle fought in Wisconsin was in Prairie du Chien, in 1814. Made fifty-six years later, this birds eye drawing depicts th...
Date: date unknown
Description: Panoramic view of southwest corner of Villa Louis lawn. The house and a path can be seen at right.
Reference Number: 3901
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